In the years following the adoption of responsible government (1848), there occurred a gradual restructuring of the political parties. In 1854, a Liberal-Conservative coalition was formed in order to ensure a majority. This coalition gradually solidified into a party under the skillful leadership of John A.
Why did the Liberal Party form?
The Liberal Party was formed during a series of conventions during and immediately after the Second World War. It was in effect a radically reorganised and rebranded version of the United Australia Party that had in recent years struggled to gain and hold government.
What is the goal of the Liberal Party of Canada?
The Liberal Party of Canada is committed to the view that the dignity of each individual man and woman is the cardinal principle of democratic society and the primary purpose of all political organization and activity in such a society.