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Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak makes an announcement at a packaging plant during a campaign stop in Smithville, Ont., on Monday, May 12, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak makes an announcement at a packaging plant during a campaign stop in Smithville, Ont., on Monday, May 12, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
(Nathan Denette/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Is Tim Hudak Canada’s new Conservative revolutionary?

Is Tim Hudak Canada’s new Conservative revolutionary?

He’s running on cutting corporate taxes and slashing 100,000 jobs from the public service, and in his second term, chopping income taxes by 10 per cent. His rhetoric is an echo of Mike Harris’s Common Sense Revolution and builds from the idea that government is bad for the economy.