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Shameful tactic

You would have thought the federal Conservative party had learned its lesson.

During the 1993 election campaign, with Kim Campbell at the helm, the Tories unleashed a series of ads that painted a very unflattering picture of then-Liberal leader Jean Chrétien. They highlighted his facial deformity and basically asked Canadians, “Would you want this man to be your prime minister?”

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