Over the next few months, the parties will test and refine their communications strategies, all the while adjusting to what the other parties are, or are not, doing. Calm and reasoned discourse will be in short supply and any correlation between impact and anger has already left town.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa. The Liberals are probably enjoying the chaos on either side, but they get complacent at their peril, writes Joe Jordan. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade