Federal election 2019 officially launched


Federal election 2019 officially launched – At 10:00am September 11th 2019, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau entered Rideau Hall in Ottawa to meet with Governor General Julie Payette and asked her to dissolve the 42nd Parliament of Canada. Trudeau came out the doors 45 minutes later, first giving tribute to the victims of the September 11th 2001 terrorist attack in New York. He then announced the official launch of the 2019 Federal election campaign that will take place across Canada on October 21st and spoke to Canadians about what the Liberal party accomplished in their four-year mandate, ending with, ‘Will we go back to the failed policies of the past? Or will we continue to move forward? That is the choice’, referring to the cuts and austerity measures of the Conservative party.

Federal election 2019 officially launched

For 40 days, Federal party leaders will campaign across the country, selling their party’s platforms, making promises and introducing their candidates – in hopes of gaining the support of voters in a total of 338 ridings. The Liberal party held a majority government with 177 seats in the House of Commons and the Conservative party with 95 seats, forming the official ‘opposition’. The balance of seats were held by the NDP with 39, the Bloc Quebecois 10, Green Party 2, Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 1, People’s Party 1 and Independents with 8 seats. Voters will decide whether the country is heading in the right direction or if change is needed.

Recent campaign polls show the Liberal party with a slight lead over the Conservative party led be Andrew Scheer. Jagmeet Singh’s NDP party and the Green Party led by Elizabeth May are much lower in the polls at only 10% of voter’s intentions. There will be two official debates that will take place at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, QC: The English debate will be held on October 7th and the French debate on October 10th.

By: Bonnie Wurst – [email protected]

Other articles:

The PY1 Experience – Is Guy Laliberte a Freemason or an Illuminati?

Montreal Canadiens 2019 training camp begins

Is it possible to get an A for a 5-paragraph essay assignment in 1 hour? We can safely say yes, a student can get an A+ mark if he turns to EduJungles


The ultimate guide to planning a long family staycation in Canada

To guarantee that everyone has an amazing time, careful planning is necessary when organizing a lengthy staycation. Here’s the ultimate guide to planning your family staycation in Canada. Canada, with its vast landscapes, diverse cities, and rich cultural heritage, offers endless possibilities for a memorable family staycation. Whether you’re exploring the stunning natural beauty of

Meal kits

Cost vs. Convenience: Analyzing meal kits and traditional cooking

In this modern world and modern times, convenience often takes priority over cost, especially when it comes to food. Meal kits and traditional cooking represent two different approaches to home dining, and each of them has advantages and disadvantages. Analyzing these methods through the lens of cost and convenience provides insight into why individuals might

Condo renovations

Condo renovations Dos and Don’ts: Expert Tips for a Successful Project

Embarking on a condo renovations journey can be both exhilarating and daunting. Imagine transforming your living space into a stylish haven that reflects your personality and meets your needs. While exciting, the process can be full of challenges and unforeseen hiccups. That’s why we’ve gathered some condo renovation dos and don’ts from the experts to

Terrific Hair

Terrific Hair Means Tamanu – Earth to Body

Curly, straight, thick, thin, kinky or silky, tamanu loves and makes terrific Hair.  And scalps. Nutritionally dense yet gentle, tamanu is an effective and versatile nut oil. It stimulates, helps promote growth. prevents hair loss, reduces scalp itch and irritations and adds a natural sheen! Make tamanu a part of your hair and scalp care

Understanding the 4 legal process after a DUI Crash

A single mistake can have serious consequences, especially when driving under the influence. The aftermath of a DUI crash extends beyond physical harm and property damage. It involves a complex legal process that may feel overwhelming. As a responsible citizen, it’s vital to grasp the legal system and your rights in such situations. This blog

personal injury lawyer

Pedestrian accident: How a personal injury lawyer can help you

Accidents involving pedestrians can be life-altering. You could be walking down the street or crossing a street. A vehicle’s sudden impact can change everything right away. If you’ve found yourself in such a situation, you might be wondering how to move forward. This is where a personal injury lawyer steps in, offering crucial help and

Mtltimes Subscription

The latest on what’s moving Montreal and the world – delivered straight to your inbox