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Platform: Minority Situation and York Hotel

platform: Sign up for our Election Dispatch newsletter for a daily campaign update I think I am the best qualified to be prime minister of Canada, I will say that out loud, but I'll also say I don't think it's very likely, she said in releasing her party's platform at Toronto's Royal York hotel, surrounded by a slate of local candidates, according to CTV. I'm running to elect as many of these wonderful candidates as is possible so that a caucus of Green MPs can assist Canadians, particularly in a minority situation. May acknowledged the reality of the polls, which peg Green support well behind those of the Liberals and Conservatives, at her platform launch. The Greens say every policy in their platform -- from the economy to health, foreign affairs, immigration and transportation -- is viewed through the lens of the climate crisis. Most of what people have heard us talk about so far in the campaign has been related to climate, but look at the many ways in which steps on the climate emergency have an impact on other parts of our ways of life. The platform covers a broad, broad suite of measures, May said. ( As reported in the news.