Ottawa

Territorial marking

While Paul Dewar picks up key support in Manitoba, Brian Topp has won more endorsements in British Columbia.

Robin Sears rightly notes that caucus endorsements may not matter much in a one-member-one-vote system. It was pointed out to me today that it makes more sense to focus on who has endorsed which leader, rather than which leader has how many endorsements: in other words, that endorsements from those with organizational skills and assets could be most notable.

Alice Funke has a thorough review of the leadership race’s early days.