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The cynical era

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Susan Delacourt wonders if the politicians are losing hope.

Rae says in the video that the gloom may be dispelled by an election. But there is a nagging worry among politicos in Ottawa that it will take more than an election to get MPs interested in politics again on the Hill, that what Parliament is missing right now is a larger, more-difficult-to-regain sense of purpose.