WilsonRaybould Philpott to run as independents in federal election

first_imgREAD MORE: Trudeau broke law by kicking Liberal MPs out of caucus: PhilpottIt led to a political controversy that caused the Liberals to drop significantly in the polls ahead of the federal election in October.More to come. OTTAWA (1310 NEWS) – Former Liberal cabinet ministers Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott will run for re-election as independent candidates.WIlson-Raybould made the announcement in her home riding of Vancouver-Granville, while Philpott followed suit in Markham, Ontario.Prime Minister Justin Trudeau kicked Wilson-Raybould and Philpott out of caucus in April after both had publicly said they had lost confidence in the Trudeau government’s handling of the issue and both resigned from the federal cabinet.last_img read more

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