This year's Manning Centre Conference will feature a debate of Conservative leadership candidates. Preston Manning, pictured with National Post columnist John Ivison, told The Hill Times that the format debate will allow candidates to have deeper discussions about the issues. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
This year’s ninth annual Manning Centre Conference in Ottawa will, for the first time, feature a debate between participants of a political race.
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