Drive-by smears disguised as news, and substance evasion by most candidates, but the PM, in particular, suggest that the decisive feature of this election may be low voter turnout.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, top left, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, Prime Minister and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May have all been put under the spotlight by dirt dug up, on them or their candidates, by their opponent's campaign staff and volunteers. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade, photograph courtesy of Justin Trudeau's Twitter
HALIFAX—What an absurd election campaign this has been.
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But a Conservative source is decrying public criticism of Andrew Scheer's leadership, saying it will only create the kind of schisms that will set the party back and that former leader Stephen Harper worked to avoid.
'It is a weird irony that integration is being isolated this way,' says Anita Singh, while others say there’s an opportunity for the diversity, inclusion, and youth file to play a larger role in government.