<body><script type="text/javascript"> function setAttributeOnload(object, attribute, val) { if(window.addEventListener) { window.addEventListener('load', function(){ object[attribute] = val; }, false); } else { window.attachEvent('onload', function(){ object[attribute] = val; }); } } </script> <div id="navbar-iframe-container"></div> <script type="text/javascript" src="https://apis.google.com/js/plusone.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript"> gapi.load("gapi.iframes:gapi.iframes.style.bubble", function() { if (gapi.iframes && gapi.iframes.getContext) { gapi.iframes.getContext().openChild({ url: 'https://www.blogger.com/navbar.g?targetBlogID\x3d8016440\x26blogName\x3dBlue+Blogging+Soapbox\x26publishMode\x3dPUBLISH_MODE_BLOGSPOT\x26navbarType\x3dBLUE\x26layoutType\x3dCLASSIC\x26searchRoot\x3dhttp://soapbox22.blogspot.com/search\x26blogLocale\x3den_CA\x26v\x3d2\x26homepageUrl\x3dhttp://soapbox22.blogspot.com/\x26vt\x3d4608052310037141315', where: document.getElementById("navbar-iframe-container"), id: "navbar-iframe" }); } }); </script>

Blue Blogging Soapbox
...rambling rants, thoughts and musings on mostly political topics - from your late night blogger.

Friday, February 03, 2006

Rock latest Liberal to say no 
(en francais)


Another one bites the dust. Maybe Spanky does have a chance!

Update: Globe and Mail - Rock won't take stab at Liberal Leadership
UN ambassador Rock won't seek grit leadership (Subscription required)
CanWest News Service
Published: Friday, February 03, 2006

Allan Rock, Canada's ambassador to the United Nations, declared on Thursday he will not run for the leadership of the Liberal party.

The 58-year-old former cabinet minister under prime minister Jean Chretien said he and his family had concluded there were "many ways" in which he could serve Canada, suggesting he hoped to remain in his current position as Canada's chief representative at the world body.

Many political observers say that may be difficult, however, since the incoming Tory government is likely to consider his former political stripe a reason to remove him and put a Conservative or career diplomat in his place.

Paul Synnott at 6:43 AM    | en francais | Go to Top|


Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home



Join the Blogroll Today!



T20 - the 'Backroom' for Tory Geeks

Blog Visitor Privacy
My Links

Blog Search

Search blogs from across the web with Google Blog Search.

Admin

( ? )
Blogging Tories


SOC Blogs

Ontario Blogs


Windsor-Essex Blogs



One Person - One Vote at a Time
Original Template by Rite Turn Only