Everyone knew that Stéphane Dion would be stepping down, but that he’s doing it today would seem to indicate that Ignatieff will be installed by the caucus at Wednesday’s meeting.
How soon before Bob Rae backs down?
What do you think? Will he or should he?
Update: Dion’s statement is here.
And in other news, Gerard Kennedy now seems “inclined” to back Bob Rae (I thought he’d thrown his support behind Iggy). Anyway, just in case you needed a reminder of the significance of this move, the following video seems appropriate somehow…