Conservative Stronach joins Liberals

Belinda Stronach, who ran for the leadership of the Conservative party in early 2004, has crossed the floor to the Liberal party and will sit in Paul Martin’s cabinet.
The millionaire businesswoman becomes minister of human resources and skills development and will also help the Liberals implement the recommendations in the Gomery report when it is delivered later this year, the prime minister said Tuesday morning.
CBC British Columbia – Conservative Stronach joins Liberals