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Canada's Federal Elections: Issues, Projections, and Implications for Hemispheric Relations

Webcast available

Webcast Recap

With the upcoming Canadian elections approaching, the Canada Institute co-hosted an event with Canadian Council for the Americas and Council of the Americas to give Canadian and US stakeholders insights into the federal election. Panelists Nik Nanos gave a twenty minute discussion of the most up to date polling data, and explained the trend of conservative growth in numbers over the past few days. Afterwards, Laura Dawson led a discussion with Yanik Dumont-Baron, Kenneth Frankel, and Jonathan Kay on the key issues that candidates are facing and how the provinces are responding to these issues. 

  •      Yanik Dumont-Baron, Washington Correspondent, French CBC
  •      Kenneth Frankel, President, Canadian Council for the Americas
  •      Jonathan Kay, Editor-in-chief, Walrus Magazine
  •      Nik Nanos, Founder, Nanos Research; Global Fellow, Canada Institute
  •      Eric Farnsworth, Vice President, Americas Society/Council of the Americas
  •      Laura Dawson, Director, Canada Institute, Wilson Center (moderator)