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The Insiders: Election predictions

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The Insiders: The home stretch

What do the leaders need to do as they head to the finish line?

The end is near and for one and possibly more of the federal leaders, the end is also nigh
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The Insiders: What's up with the Conservatives?

Last night on The National I was piling on with other commentators remarking on the Liberal failure to react to the NDP surge in time to nip it in the bud or at least contain it. Equally if not more puzzling is the Conservative reaction.
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The Insiders: A week and a wedding to go

VIDEO:  David Herle and Jaime Watt strategize how to win votes, and whether it's possible to stop a surge like the one the NDP is having, in the final week of the election - with a royal wedding in the way.
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The Insiders: Winning ads, winning elections

VIDEO: David Herle and Jaime Watt discuss what it takes to make a vote-winning ad, and can that, or any other late-stage event, be a game-changer this far into the campaign?

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