"They've been very clear about their commitment to the concept of free votes," said an operative in the xxxxxxxxx Ottawa war room.
"The socially conservative religious right has been pretty effective at recruiting a good chunk of candidates for this election. If they're a large enough bloc they're going to demand something in exchange for their support."
Is this newspaper referring to the Liberal's or the Conservative's War Room. Of course its the Liberals saying Harper's social conservatives are scarier than ours. And the difference is? I guess is its true that Harper has more. In BC however the Liberals are running third most places. Those scary Conservatives can be trumped, but it isn't the Liberal's that can do it.