Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre, left, meets Quebec Premier Francois Legault, Tuesday, May 23, 2023 at the premier’s office in Quebec City. Jacques Boissinot/The Canadian Press.

The time is now for a Conservative and CAQ alliance

Rather than fruitlessly trying to reconcile two irreconcilable visions of conservatism under the banner of a single party, conservatives in Québec and the Rest of Canada should branch out into two separate but affiliated parties: the Conservative Party and the CAQ.