I know we Liberals can use all the votes we can get, but I for one think we could do without this kind of publicity:
SIMCOE, ONT. — Tobacco farmers upset over the lack of a buyout strategy brought their frustrations to Tory MP Diane Finley's office in Simcoe, Ont., Thursday.Recommend this Post on Progressive Bloggers
Ms. Finley told Simcoe radio station CHCD that some of the 150 farmers who gathered outside barged into her office, tore up signs and intimidated staff.
Some growers then walked to the office of Eric Hoskins, a Liberal candidate in the next federal election, and took out party memberships.
Tobacco farmers in southwestern
have long sought a $1-billion buyout package to help them switch to other crops. Ontario