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Filuwaúrdjan
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« on: May 12, 2018, 01:54:51 pm »

One potential advantage is that it could force the issue - which at present is very much in flux - of his credibility and so future to a conclusion: if he wins, well, he is credible and has a future. If not, much easier to to write off as an Error and to move on.
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« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2018, 07:43:43 pm »

Looks like Nanaimo MLA Leonard Krog may resign to run for mayor of the city. If the NDP loses the ensuing by-election, the government would fall Undecided

Break out the thumbscrews, force him not to run etc.
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« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2018, 01:34:22 pm »

Also if you're going to gamble (and this is a huge gamble: make or break in terms of credibility), you have to do it properly or there's no way it will work.
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