National Newswatch

Maclean’s and Citytv are hosting the first National Leaders Debate of the 2019 election calendar on Thursday, Sept. 12 starting at 8 p.m. EDT (5 p.m. PDT).

The two-hour debate in English will centre on four major themes: the economy, foreign policy, Indigenous issues and, lastly, energy and the environment. The leaders of the Conservative Party, the Green Party and the NDP have confirmed their attendance. The discussion will be moderated by Paul Wells.

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