October 20, 2015 - 3:12amUpdated: November 17, 2015 - 10:30am
The Liberals have powered into government with one of the most stunning comebacks in Canadian political history. Justin Trudeau headed into the election with fewer than 40 seats and his Liberals have surpassed the 170 seats required for a majority.
After a grueling 78 day campaign, polls opened in Canada's 42nd federal election at 7 o'clock this morning.Now it's a matter of waiting, With the polls closing this evening in BC at 7:00pm. This past weekend all four local candidates were out, making one final push for your vote.
During Wednesday night's all-candidates debate at TRU, questions from the media and public touched on everything from the economy, environment, foreign policy, terrorism and security, and even electoral reform.
The final witness testified in Damien Taylor's jury trial in B.C. Supreme Court today. Taylor is charged with the second degree murder of his 16 year old girl friend C.J. Fowler in December 2012. Her body was found near Guerin Creek crushed beneath a concrete slab.