Timing is everything in politics. Four months ago, the election question would have been on trust, mistrust of the prime minister because of his handling of the SNC-Lavalin request for a deferred prosecution agreement. Not anymore.
Young protesters, pictured on May 3, 2019, on the Hill calling on the government to take action on climate change.
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OTTAWA—Timing is everything in politics.
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