Wednesday, June 27, 2012
COYNE TO SEEK FEDERAL LEADERSHIP
is seeking the leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada!
57 year old Deborah Coyne is offering “bold, principled” national leadership on important public policy questions.
Coyne will bring some unflinching honesty, straight-talk, transparency and accountability to national politics. She would make a fine leader of leader of the Liberal Party.
If you are interested in her perspective, you might want to read an article she published in 2010. It is a stimulating piece on the fractious state of national governance in Canada calling on more citizen engagement in the nations politics. Her website, is full of of her vision for the country.
Coyne is a university professor, constitutional lawyer and author. She ran for the Liberal Party in 2006 against Jack Layton in Toronto-Danforth.
The mother of former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau’s only daughter could be in the race against Trudeau’s oldest son. Justin Trudeau, MP for Papineau has been touted as a potential leadership candidate.
Posted by Peter L. Whittle