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U.S. President Barack Obama gestures with Vice-President Joe Biden after his election night victory speech in Chicago, Nov. 6, 2012.
U.S. President Barack Obama gestures with Vice-President Joe Biden after his election night victory speech in Chicago, Nov. 6, 2012.
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Democrats’ election strategy wouldn’t fully work in Canada

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Polls tell us that Canadian voters are polarizing between right and left on economic issues. But we are not completely polarized yet, which is why our elections are so very different from those in the United States.