Stephen Harper resigns from the Conservative Fund board to block Jean Charest

Article Link: https://www.macleans.ca/politics/ottawa/stephen-harper-resigns-from-the-conservative-fund-board/

Discussion posted by: ursula

Former prime minister Stephen Harper has suddenly resigned from the board of the Conservative Party of Canada’s fundraising arm, as the party descends into organizational chaos and bitter recrimination in the first week of its leadership campaign. And since the first version of this article was posted, two top Conservative sources have told Maclean’s that Harper’s main goal in resigning is to free himself up to block Jean Charest’s campaign for the party leadership.