New Brunswick Liberals would create a new statutory holiday if they win the Sept. 27 provincial election, the party announced Sunday.Not that its a bad thing, of course. The "new holiday" schtick is an attractive prospect to workers and families and is just a nice, near-populist move on Graham's part, something he needs to do, given all the populist anger over the NB Power deal, and some other sordid things that his government did, and didn't do.
Monday, September 6, 2010
Shawn Graham has been channelling Dalton McGuinty
New Brunswick Premier Shawn Graham, whose Liberals are in an extremely tight election campaign with the NB Progressive Conservatives, seems to have lifted a few tactics right out of Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty's playbook: