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An ‘ugly’ federal election not inevitable

By Gerry Nicholls      

Is an 'ugly' campaign, one that will see the Liberals and Conservatives savagely tearing each other to pieces, all but inevitable? The answer is: not necessarily.

Let's get this party started: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, and People's Party Leader Maxime Bernier. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade

OAKVILLE, ONT.—Conventional wisdom holds that the upcoming Canadian federal election will be one nasty affair.

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