Last week we learned from a Conservative candidate for Markham-Unionville that the party brass had informed him that no stimulus money would be coming to his riding until a Conservative was elected. They forgot to tell him to keep that under his hat, and didn't he announce it to the public on a televised panel show.
Naturally, he was dumped immediately. Harper would never put up with honesty.
OTTAWA–A moment of candour has cost Gordon Landon a shot at federal politics.
Landon was dumped Monday as the Conservative candidate for Markham-Unionville after publicly musing the GTA riding was being shut out of federal infrastructure funding because it is held by a Liberal.
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