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Election Day: Election and Party Leaders

election day: Gen, according to CTV. Julie Payette accepted Trudeau's request to dissolve the 42nd Parliament, setting in motion Canada's 43rd federal race, with campaigns in all 338 ridings. On Wednesday morning, Gov. Everything you need to know about the 2019 federal election It will be a 40-day race to the ballot box, with all party leaders crisscrossing the country in an effort to pitch themselves, their candidates, and their platforms to Canadians, before election day on Oct. 21. Responding to the election call from strategically-selected locations across the country, the other federal leaders are offering their first real campaign messages. Scroll down or click here to recap our live blog Reading on an app Click here Speaking to the media outside of Rideau Hall with a backdrop of Liberal supporters, Trudeau took the first opportunity to frame what the election will be about, followed by the other party leaders. ( As reported in the news.