The über-secretive Conservative party training conference in downtown Ottawa
Stephen Taylor Tweet
July 27, 2009
"Prime Minister Stephen Harper's (Calgary Southwest, Alta.) minority governing Conservatives will hold a training conference for the 143 MPs, the 165 candidates in unheld ridings, and campaign managers in Ottawa this week.While the Ontario wing of the federal Liberal Party of Canada ordered all riding associations last week to complete nominations by the end of August.
The Conservatives will hold their two-day training conference at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Ottawa on the Kent Street on Monday and Tuesday, followed by their annual two-day summer caucus retreat on Parliament Hill on Tuesday and Wednesday to plot Parliamentary strategy for the fall session in which an election could be triggered."