How Québec is affected by the Election | Offbeat | Federal Election 2019

Nearly one-quarter of Canada’s population resides in Quebec and so the seats are divided accordingly. This means Quebec has a massive 23 percent[a] of the total seats, the second biggest after Ontario. How Quebec decides to vote will have a serious impact on the turnout of the federal election as a whole. But there is […]

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Federal Leaders’ Debate 2019

Announcer: Exactly two weeks from tonight,Canadians will decide who to invite or invite backto this place —Parliament Hill, The House of Commons.♪ ♪For 27 days, the six main party leaders have been travellingthe country, making pitches and promises.Tonight, they will defend and deconstruct their ideas live.Liberal leader Justin Trudeau.Conservative leader Andrew Scheer.NDP’s Jagmeet Singh.Elizabeth May […]

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Do leader debates matter during an election?

♪ ♪ Various announcers: The National Debate, live and in colour. Encounter 79. Live from Ottawa. Vassy:Debates have long been a moment in the campaignfor leaders to lay out their promises and directly challengetheir opponents in person on a national stage.[applause]Now though, we hear from leaderson the campaign trail kind of every day,often live on […]

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