LETHBRIDGE - MP Jim Hillyer may have jumped the gun a little.
When the new federal
boundaries were announced a few months ago, Hillyer announced his intention to
run in the Medicine Hat riding in the next election in 2015.
party has now indicated they don't want two sitting MP's to run against each
other for the nomination. That's a problem for Hillyer since LaVar Payne is the
sitting MP in Medicine Hat.
Hillyer says running in Lethbridge is still a good possibility but nothing is
official and decisions still need to be made between himself, the party and his
The new electoral boundaries will see the Medicine Hat riding include the
Blood Reserve, Cardston, Raymond, Milk River and Warner.