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Canada's Conservative Party led by Prime Minister Steven Harper had to cancel plans for its national convention planned for Calgary following massive and flooding that forced the evacuation of 65,000 local residents.

Calgary floods push Conservative convention to the fall

Conservatives are hoping to reschedule their national policy convention for the fall at the earliest, Immigration Minister Jason Kenney told CBC News on Sunday.

Its deliciously ironic that the Harper's Conservative Party who have been promoting dirty energy development in Alberta's Tar Sands with little regard to climate consequences should have the plans for its national convention thrown into chaos by an unrepresented  extreme weather event flooding the home base for most of Canada's Oil Corporations.

Originally posted to Lefty Coaster on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 02:34 PM PDT.

Also republished by Climate Change SOS.

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