While Liberal MP John McKay would like to see a new trade deal established with the U.K., he said that any negotiations will take time, and that he doesn’t foresee any movement forward until after the October election.
Boris Johnson was sworn in as Prime Minister of the UK on July 24, after beating his closest competitor Jeremy Hunt with 66.4 per cent of the Conservative vote. BackBoris2012 Campaign photo by Andrew Parsons/ i-Images
Boris John’s victory in the contest to lead the United Kingdom is likely to lead to rising uncertainty and instability for Canada’s long-term relationship with the country, according to experts.
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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.