Conservative call for ethics probes ‘entirely to script,’ making character a ballot box question, say strategists
Strategists and pollsters say they expected the focus to shift to the issue of a leader’s character at this point in the campaign calendar.
Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole, left, and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. At a campaign stop earlier this week, Mr. O'Toole said the SNC-Lavalin scandal 'shredded Mr. Trudeau’s reputation as a feminist, as a proponent of reconciliation, and as someone we can trust to know the difference between right and wrong.' The Hill Times photographs by Sam Garcia