January 14, 2013
Women on top of Ontario Liberal leadership race
By Antonella Artuso, Queen's Park Bureau Chief
Women were on top after a weekend of Ontario Liberal leadership delegate elections.
Sandra Pupatello and Kathleen Wynne confirmed their frontrunner status, emerging with about 1/4 of the total percentage of delegates.
Pupatello was in front with 27.44%, Wynne earned 25.20% and in order following them were Gerard Kennedy at 13.99%, Harinder Takhar at 13.28%, Charles Sousa at 10.78% and Eric Hoskins at 5.66%.
Ontario Liberals will chose their next leader and the province's next premier on the weekend of Jan. 25 at a convention to be held in downtown Toronto.