Michael Ignatieff's hopes of being crowned Liberal leader this week have hit a snag as rank-and-file members rebel against the prospect of being shut out of the process.Good for them.
Party brass scrambled Monday to come up with an accelerated mechanism that would give grassroots members a say in choosing a successor to Stephane Dion - rather than leave the choice to Liberal MPs and senators at a caucus meeting Wednesday.
Insiders said four different proposals would be floated during a national executive conference call Monday evening.
Monday, December 08, 2008
Grassroots having an impact?