As the PM continues his sojourn in Paris to fight online hate, opposition MPs at home are manoeuvring to have an investigation into how his government handled the Mark Norman case.
Vice-Admiral Mark Norman and lawyer Marie Heinan attend the Ottawa courthouse on May 8. Conservative and NDP MPs prompted today's emergency meeting of the House National Defence Committee, where they will ask for a probe into the government's conduct during the soldier's criminal proceedings that have now been stayed. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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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.
With a campaign that has been 'characterized by bickering' and personal attacks, and less about policy, turnout doesn’t appear poised to hit the same levels as the last election, says pollster Nik Nanos.