Filo said the CAW strategic voting concept “was flawed from the beginning” because it called for members to vote for Liberals without asking for the Liberal leadership to endorse or promote NDP candidates in ridings where New Democrats had a good chance to win.Unilateral disarmament. That sounds about right. When Liberals tell New Democrats to put partisanship aside, what they really mean is vote Liberal. Period. Recommend this Post
“It was a comedy of errors,” said Filo. “It was so naive to call for support of Liberal candidates without getting a reciprocal endorsement deal in the many ridings where NDP candidates traditionally do well...it’s what I call unilateral disarmament.”
Filo said he also would have revoked Hargrove’s membership after he so blatantly threw his support behind the Liberals.
Saturday, December 22, 2007
John Filo explains why Buzz Hargrove and Anne Klein are clowns, for those who haven't yet figured it out.