Prime Minister Stephen Harper has stepped up attempts to brand NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair as a paranoid ‘conspiracy’ theorist for arguing legislation the government is promoting as a ‘Fair Elections Act’ intended to improve federal election law is actually designed to benefit the Conservative party as Canada heads toward a 2015 general election.
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This campaign is not defined by any overarching issue, and has become ‘personal’ and ‘ugly’ between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, says pollster and Ipsos president Darrell Bricker.