Trudeau to visit Governor General on Sunday morning; election announcement expected

PRIME Minister Justin Trudeau’s itinerary for Sunday reads: “10:00 a.m. [7 a.m. Pacific Time] The Prime Minister will arrive at Rideau Hall for a meeting with Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada. He will be accompanied by Sophie Grégoire Trudeau. The Prime Minister will deliver remarks and hold a media availability.”

It is expected that Trudeau will announce an election for September 20 – that would be the minimum length of time allowed for a federal election campaign.

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