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Liberal leadership candidate Justin Trudeau makes his address at the 2013 Liberal national showcase on April 6, 2013 in Toronto.
Liberal leadership candidate Justin Trudeau makes his address at the 2013 Liberal national showcase on April 6, 2013 in Toronto.
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Will winning over Quebec be Trudeau’s greatest challenge?

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Fewer than 12 per cent of the 127,000 people eligible to choose the next federal Liberal leader live in Quebec. That is a telling reminder of the Trudeau brand’s complicated history in a province where Pierre Trudeau, despite winning 74 of Quebec’s 75 seats in 1980, is not always remembered fondly.