Federal leaders spar on climate change, reconciliation, and COVID-19 recovery in final televised debate
For the second night, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faced repeated attacks from party leaders for his move to trigger an election in the midst of the pandemic, and as the fourth wave picks up.
The five federal leaders took the stage on Sept. 9 for the federal leaders' English-language debate, the second in back-to-back televised events. From left, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet, and Green Party Leader Annamie Paul. Screengrab courtesy of CPAC