The Current

The Current for Oct. 16, 2019

Today on The Current: Our national affairs panel looks at the polls taken — and promises made — as we enter the final days of the federal election campaign; plus, our documentary looks at the life and career of Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. Then, reporter Martin Chulov tells us what he’s seen in northern Syria, as he describes the shattering of a fragile peace; and we talk to four decided voters in Milton, Ont. about how they made up their minds — and whether they can convince each other to switch their ballots.
Veteran CBC political reporter and foreign correspondent Laura Lynch is interim host of The Current. (CBC)
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Today on The Current: Our national affairs panel looks at the polls taken — and promises made — as we enter the final days of the federal election campaign; plus, our documentary looks at the life and career of Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. Then, reporter Martin Chulov tells us what he's seen in northern Syria, as he describes the shattering of a fragile peace; and we talk to four decided voters in Milton, Ont. about how they made up their minds — and whether they can convince each other to switch their ballots.

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