Federal Election Underway #CDNpoli
On Wednesday morning at the request of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Governor General Julie Payette dissolved the 42nd Parliament.
The 43rd federal election puts all 338 ridings in play.
The election will be held on October 21.
Newfound News will be providing updates on the election.
The major party leaders are
Liberal: Justin Trudeau
Conservative: Andrew Scheer
NDP: Jagmeet Singh
Green: Elizabeth May
Bloc Québécois: Yves-François Blanchet
People's Party of Canada: Maxime Bernier