Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: October 21 - 27, 2019

POLS GraphicMonday, October 21

National Post: Canada's Trudeau clings to power, but loses some of his luster

Reuters: Justin Trudeau's Liberals projected to form Canada's next government - TV

Jonathan Rose discusses PM Justin Trudeau holding on to his position after Monday night’s election.

Tuesday, October 22

CBC Online: Strategic voting, Doug Ford and why the Conservatives 'couldn't break through' in Ontario

Kathy Brock says the reason for the Conservatives' disappointing results may, in part, have to do with tradition.

Wednesday, October 23

CKWS/Global Kingston: Federal election breakdown with Queen’s political expert

Kathy Brock offers some insight into how Justin Trudeau can stay in power.

NPR: Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wins reelection but Liberals lose majority

Washington Post: Trudeau maintains his slippery grip on power

Jonathan Rose breaks down the federal election results. 

Sunday, October 27

CBC Online: Beware of ISIS retaliation in wake of leader's death, experts say

Christian Leuprecht says Canada will likely increase its commitment to maintaining a presence in the Middle East as a way to encourage the United States to do the same.