US News

Canada opposition leader, ahead in polls, comes under attack at debate over childcare policy

Published by
Reuters

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) – The head of Canada’s main opposition Conservative Party, who has a chance of toppling Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, came under attack from his rival at a campaign debate on Wednesday over a promise to scrap plans for a universal daycare program. Opinion polls show the right-leaning Conservatives of Erin O’Toole could win the Sept. 20 election, ending six years of rule by the left-of-center Liberals. The Conservatives – who note Trudeau has racked up record deficits to fight COVID-19 – say they will balance the budget inside 10 years, in part by sc…

Read More

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Rwandan court finds ‘Hotel Rwanda’ film hero guilty in terrorism case

Published by Reuters By Clement Uwiringiyimana KIGALI (Reuters) ...

Archives