Successful rollout of leaders’ debates commission still up for debate
By EditorialOct. 31, 2018
Former governor general David Johnston, pictured embracing Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a September 2017 farewell event for him on the Hill, has been tapped by the Liberals to lead the new independent commission responsible for setting up broadcast leaders’ debates before next year’s election. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
It seems there’s light at the end of the tunnel for the leaders of so-called fringe parties to get a spot on stage at next year’s leaders’ debates.
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