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Trudeau, Poilievre set to face off in first QP since Conservative leadership race – National
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Trudeau, Poilievre set to face off in first QP since Conservative leadership race – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre are set to face off in question period on Thursday — their first direct confrontation since the new Conservative leader was crowned on Sept. 10. Questions will begin at 2:15 p.m. ET. Global News will carry question period live here. Read more: Trudeau criticizes ‘buzzwords, dogwhistles’ as Poilievre crowned Tory leader Read More Trudeau criticizes ‘buzzwords, dogwhistles’ as Poilievre crowned Tory leader This won’t be the first time, however, that the leaders have traded barbs in the 12 days since Poilievre has been Conservative Party leader.Poilievre’s first speech to caucus as leader inclu...
Leslyn Lewis won’t attend third Conservative leadership debate – National
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Leslyn Lewis won’t attend third Conservative leadership debate – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 28, 2022 5:47 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Leslyn Lewis has officially decided to skip out on the Conservative party’s next leadership debate. Her campaign says it informed the race’s organizing committee she will not attend the “all-candidate event” set for Aug. 3.The five candidates vying to replace former leader Erin O’Toole have been told by the party they are expected to appear in Ottawa for a third and final official debate before results are revealed Sept. 10. ...