Stronach is "not the end of the world." He recoiled slightly when asked whether he felt she had betrayed Peter.
His father would kill him." Central Nova is as Tory blue a riding as they come, having gone Liberal only once since it was created in 1966. "I'm disappointed in Stephen Harper," said music teacher Janet Goguenproudfoot. I'd like to see him lead the party and take them back to the centre. Mac Kay's father repeated several times yesterday that the end of his son's relationship with Ms.
having a tan and the build of someone who spends his time on the rugby field, not holed up reading G-8 communiqués," the rumours fizzled in late 2006.
"She was smart, she got out," said Russell Dooling of nearby Loch Broom, N.
"I don't like the word betray," Elmer Mac Kay said, thoughtfully.
Mac Kay said, "That will never happen." Most of the lunch crowd at the Dock Pub, where Mr. Stronach have enjoyed dinner with pints of beer and Celtic music, said they hoped their MP would eventually assume leadership of the Conservatives.
to talk with Prime Minister Paul Martin over another lavish, late meal. Mac Kay, the deputy Conservative leader, made a brief appearance at a Tory fundraiser before heading home. "I knew she'd been troubled and had a lot on her mind, but I didn't see this coming. Mac Kay was devastated by his girlfriend's decision. Mac Kay said with a wry chuckle: "Oh, it's more than that. "I'll be with my caucus and working with the party to make sure we have a moderate, inclusive, national voice. Stronach left the party because she said Conservative Leader Stephen Harper's vision included none of those things.
He didn't know where she was, but when she returned to him in the wee hours, she made a confession that ripped out his heart: Ms. I didn't see it coming." Until 8 o'clock in the morning, Mr. Yesterday, he said he did not know whether his relationship with the auto-parts heiress is over. "That part of this is deeply hurtful and deeply personal. But I want to leave the personal side separate." It has been a rough few years romantically for the Hill Times's reigning sexiest MP.
On Monday night, Belinda Stronach ate dinner with her boyfriend Peter Mac Kay.
Then, without saying where she was going, she popped over to 24 Sussex Dr. She hadn't told me anything about it." "I was completely surprised," he said softly. They were obviously fond of each other but I don't know if they had any lifelong plans together." But one source familiar with the relationship said the MPs had discussed the possibility of marriage, and Mr. Stronach politically, even as they felt for him personally. Mac Kay's rural riding, residents were still gossiping about Tuesday's news and the political power couple's doubtful romantic future.
Mac Kay said at his father's farm yesterday, speaking publicly for the first time since Ms. "I thought it was important to reflect a little bit personally on things," he said. I came to the place I feel I most belong, here on my family farm." Mr. Stronach's decision sent shock waves across the country. Elmer Mac Kay, who served as a minister in Brian Mulroney's cabinet, picked up his son at the Halifax airport and the two went for dinner.