15 12 / 2012
"Mr. Carney responded to inquiries by seeking clarification about the job, but also about what it would take to beat Mr. Trudeau at the convention next April. “He asked questions,” said a well-known party organizer who was tasked by Liberals with finding answers for Mr. Carney."
This is something of a bombshell, even if it’s not a complete surprise: Mark Carney, the non-partisan head of the Bank of Canada, seriously considered running running for Prime Minister as a Liberal, even as he worked for the Conservative government.