"As the seat of national government degenerated into a parliamentary sandbox of mindless mud-slinging this week, little wonder pollsters are reporting Canadian voters underwhelmed by federal politics.
Stephen Harper is viewed as the most prime ministerial of the bunch, and by a wide margin. But fewer Canadians would vote Conservative today than at any time since the last election.
The Liberal party seems to be creeping back into favour with the national electorate -- or perhaps more accurately, crawling back from its status as Canada's political pariah -- to the point the Grits and Conservatives are in a virtual dead heat in public opinion.
Yet, even among Liberal supporters, analysts say Stephane Dion is widely viewed as the leader least likely to succeed as PM..."
So Stephen Harper is seen as most prime ministerial, but unfortunately carries the weight of the CPC on his broad shoulders.
The LPC by contrast would likely be surging in the polls right now if not for their albatross leader.
Therefore, I would assume that the only way for PMSH to garner his coveted majority would be to become leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, no?
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Update: Please check out The Tiger in Exile - It's Time.