Ian L. MacDonald

A question of competence

It was a bad week for the Tories, who kept changing their stories

The Queen would be warmly welcomed in Quebec

The monarch knows her role and has been playing it well for 50 years

Liberal blame game should start with Charest

The premier must carry the can for election timing and the tone of the campaign

Charest wins a split decision

Document awakened premier. Leaders had a few good lines, but didn't display much killer instinct

If Liberals are the party of the charter, Tories are party of BNA Act

And in Quebec, respecting division of powers, not charter rights, is the constitutional issue