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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau attends a Stampede breakfast in Calgary, Alta., on July 7, 2013.
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau attends a Stampede breakfast in Calgary, Alta., on July 7, 2013.
(Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press)

Editor’s letter: Don’t sleep on Trudeau’s plan to win the West

No one should underestimate Justin Trudeau’s political ambitions in Western Canada.

The Liberal Leader made the top of our home page Thursday evening with comments supporting the legalization of marijuana. We ran another version of the story on the front page of our print edition Friday, explaining how it was part of Mr. Trudeau’s so-called “progressive” strategy to take away support from the NDP in British Columbia.