Quebec AM | Aug 27, 2012 | 10:00

Political Panel: Home Stretch of the campaign

Candidates are in the home stretch. Just seven more days of campaigning before voters cast their ballots. Rhéal Séguin of the Globe and Mail and Gilbert Lavoie of Le Soleil join me in this half hour to look at what the leaders need to do to sway those undecided Quebecers.

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