Justin Trudeau's byelection record puts him in the murky middle

Posted In: News Date:Dec 3rd, 2018

If you're looking for clues on what to expect in next year's federal election, byelections are a good place to start.

Yes, individual byelections can hinge on local issues and well-known candidates, making it perilous to draw broader conclusions from the results. But they're also the only moments between general elections when real voters are casting real ballots — when a party's messaging, strategy and leadership are put to the test.