Conservative convention 2016

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The Conservative Party begins the task of reinventing itself

Leadership candidates and young partisans begin by both building on and repudiating Stephen Harper’s legacy
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How the Conservatives changed their marriage policy

What happened at the Conservative convention, as the party voted to end its opposition to gay marriage
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Closing time at a pair of political party conventions

A look in as the party winds down at both the Liberals’ and the Conservatives’ conventions
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How grassroots Tories changed their party’s definition of marriage

Joseph Heap and Natalie Pon teamed up with a Calgary MP to out-hustle those in the party opposed to updating CPC policy on marriage
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Photo gallery: Noted at Liberal, Conservative conventions

More photos from the floors of this weekend’s political conventions
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Rona Ambrose: ’So Justin – who’s the feminist now!?’

Here’s what Rona Ambrose told Conservatives today at their convention in Vancouver
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Maclean’s on the Hill: Double convention edition

This week on Maclean’s radio show: Highlights and talking points from the Conservative and Liberal policy conventions
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Photo gallery: Day one at Liberal, Conservative conventions

Duelling conventions this weekend — the Liberals in Winnipeg, the Conservatives in Vancouver — will see party faithful draw lessons from victory and defeat.
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Stephen Harper: Then and Now

See if you can spot more subtle differences
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Transcript: What Stephen Harper said in his final farewell

’This country is going to need a strong Conservative Party of Canada more than ever before’