EDITORIAL: Endorsements don't matter in Conservative Leadership Races

Conservative leadership candidates are phoning all sitting conservative members of parliament and asking them to throw their weight behind them in the September 10th leadership election.

This isn't uncommon, endorsements are about motivation, they are about access to supporters list, they are about momentum. And the frontrunner for the Conservative leadership race is doing his best to show that he has the momentum and he isn't slowing down.

Pierre Poilievre the MP for Carelton and the presumed frontrunner of the race is making the rounds and is picking up endorsements from his fellow caucus members. Just today he p