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Another Minority for N.S. Progressive Conservatives

For generations, Nova Scotia's politics were a largely predictable affair that saw the Liberal Party serve in virtual dynasties that lasted in excess of 40 years. That all changed in the 1950s, when voters' loyalties to the "party of their parents" ended and the Progressive Conservatives began to emerge as a viable alternative. CBC Archives takes a look back at the decades long tug of war between the Liberals and Conservatives in "Canada's Ocean Playground."

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On June 13, 2006, the N.S. PCs keep their minority government, but the NDPs are only three seats behind.

Medium: Radio
Program: As It Happens
Broadcast Date: June 14, 2006
Guest(s): Rodney MacDonald
Host: Tina Srebotnjak, Christopher Thomas
Duration: 6:53

Last updated: September 11, 2014

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