February 6th, 2006

last unicorn

The Worst Kind of Political Manoeuvering

In a surprise development, former Liberal industry minister
David Emerson has defected to the Tories and is expected to serve in
incoming prime minister Stephen Harper's cabinet.

Two weeks after getting himself re-elected as a Liberal, and mere
moments before the Conservative formally take power. I wonder what kind
of crisis of conscience he's had? Or is it more of a crisis of power?