There exists a sliver of a demographic out there that is persuadable; these are people who do intend to vote and who haven’t yet decided which party to support; indeed, it’s highly likely these 'undecideds' won’t make up their mind up until a few days before the election.
The undecideds: In a tight race, winning the undecided voters over can make a big difference to an election’s outcome. But how do you win them over, asks Gerry Nicholls.
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OAKVILLE, ONT.—We’re now entering August, the last month of relative tranquility before the craziness of federal election politics descends upon the country with hurricane force.
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'