The Current

The Current for Oct. 18, 2019

Today on The Current: On the campaign trail with party leaders, to get a behind-the-scenes look at these final days; then, we talk to Conservative Deputy Leader Lisa Raitt about what her party is offering Canadians; plus, the impact disinformation has had this election cycle; how the campaign is playing out in Atlantic Canada; and a satirical interview with a man who is the only candidate — and the only voter — in his constituency.
Veteran CBC political reporter and foreign correspondent Laura Lynch is interim host of The Current. (CBC)
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Today on The Current: We're dashing across the country to check in with CBC reporters on the campaign trail with party leaders, to get a behind-the-scenes look at these final days; then, we talk to Conservative Deputy Leader Lisa Raitt about what her party is offering Canadians; plus, CBC reporter Andrea Bellemare discusses the impact disinformation has had this election cycle; pollster Margaret Brigley tells us how the campaign is playing out in Atlantic Canada; and the satirical showmen of This is That fame bring us a man who is the only candidate — and the only voter — in his constituency.

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