February 27, 2014

What Trudeau Could Learn from Harper

Licia Corbella, Calgary Herald

The Associated Press

Harper and gang are likely hoping Trudeau doesn’t impose this kind of discipline on himself. After all, repeated, constant foot-in-mouth incidents leave the speaker looking wobbly and unstable and will eventually make voters less likely to take a chance on the new guy.

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TAGGED: Canada, Stephen Harper, Justin Trudeau


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