CROSBIE BOOTS CANDIDATE WITH ANTI-ABORTION, ANTI-GAY VIEWS 24 HOURS AFTER BACKING HIM

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR TORY LEADER CHES CROSBIE SAYS A CANDIDATE WITH STAUNCH CONSERVATIVE VIEWS WON'T BE A MEMBER OF HIS PARTY AFTER THE MAY 16 ELECTION.

GERRY BYRNE, LIBERAL CANDIDATE FOR CORNER BROOK, WAS ONE OF THREE LIBERAL FEDERAL MEMBERS TO VOTE IN LINE WITH A CONSERVATIVE BILL AGAINST SAME-SEX MARRIAGE.

"The issues of the people of the [south Labrador] coast certainly come first," he said.
(Jacob Barker/CBC) When it comes to immigration, he said he welcomes new Canadians making their homes in Newfoundland and Labrador.
"You have to know who you're letting in, so that we're not letting criminals and whatever come into our country," he said.
"I would go along with abortion as a way to save her life," he said.
He said if a prospective voter has concerns about his position on these issues, they aren't obligated to support him.
He said he moved his family to the island of Newfoundland and trained in nursing after the moratorium on the fishery took hold.
"I'm telling them that I'll be a voice for them, they've been ignored for too long," he said.

Newfoundland and Labrador Tory Leader Ches Crosbie says a candidate with staunch conservative views won't be a member of his party after the May 16 election. Crosbie said Michael Normore's name will remain on the ballot...

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