Pity the Political Spouse's Ruined Holiday

Sean Durkan
Published: Wednesday, 11/16/2005 12:00 am EST

Christmas with the Cranks
If the Opposition parties carry out their threat to bring down the government this month, they'll make a lot of people very cranky. The voters are actually the least of their problems ­ they can simply tune out the campaign for the holidays. The people who will be really hit hard are candidates' families and campaign workers.

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