Six more candidates eliminated from CPC leadership race

Candidates Andrew Saxton, Rick Peterson, Kevin O’Leary, Chris Alexander, Steven Blaney, and Lisa Raitt have been eliminated from the Conservative Leadership race.

At the seventh ballot, no candidate has gained over 50% of the votes, meaning further rounds are needed before a candidate is elected as leader.

Maxime Bernier remained in first place, passing over the 30% he was expected to reach in the first round of voting. He also increased his lead over Andrew Scheer, who gathered 22.1% of the points.

(Image: City News)

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