The Canadian Press

2015-08-06 | FedElxn Debate

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The first leaders debate of the election campaign will touch on topics including the economy, energy and the environment. Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, who will be taking part in the debate, says she wants to encourage the other leaders to keep Canada out of recession -- and remind listeners that Stephen Harper was in denial about a recession seven years ago. (The Toronto debate is to air on the City-TV network, Omni stations and C-PAC, as well as a chain of A-M radio stations. It is to be streamed live across various Rogers-owned websites, on Facebook and YouTube.)

Date: 2015-08-06
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << people forget that Stephen Harper was still in September 2008 saying well if we were going to be in a recession I think we'd be in one already so now that I would very much like to ensure that we take the right steps as a country to avoid a downturn right now >>