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Karen Stintz, shown Oct. 27, 2013, has declared her candidacy for the 2014 Toronto mayoral election.
Karen Stintz, shown Oct. 27, 2013, has declared her candidacy for the 2014 Toronto mayoral election.
(CHRIS YOUNG FOR THE GLOBE AND MAIL)

Growing ranks of Rob Ford’s rivals flank him on the right

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It has been clear since the day he took office that Rob Ford would face a rival from the left when he ran for re-election in 2014. Olivia Chow, the NDP MP, is the most anticipated potential challenger from that quarter.