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Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak speaks in Toronto on Jan. 13, 2014.
Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak speaks in Toronto on Jan. 13, 2014.
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Why Tories' Tim Hudak has become the invisible man

Tim Hudak is the invisible man of Queen’s Park.

Since two provincial by-elections were called on Jan. 15, the Ontario Progressive Conservative leader hasn’t held a single press conference anywhere near the legislature. And his public appearances elsewhere seem to have been calculated to dodge major media coverage: they are typically only advertised to local outlets.