TORONTO (October 17, 2019) – As Canadians cast their ballots across the country, GTA viewers can turn to CP24, Toronto’s most-watched specialty channel, for the comprehensive live federal election special YOUR VOTE 2019 on Monday, Oct. 21, beginning at 7 p.m. ET. Viewers can access live, up-to-the-minute results on CP24, CP24.com, and the CP24 app.
“Throughout the GTA, we are prepared to deliver election day’s most comprehensive news, analysis and results,” said Michael Melling, General Manager, CP24 and CTV News Toronto. “Our formidable team of trusted reporters will guide viewers through the breaking headlines that affect citizens across the region.”
Anchored by CP24’s Stephanie Smyth and Nathan Downer, YOUR VOTE 2019 features live reports from ridings across the GTA; analysis on overall voting trends from CTV News Toronto’s Colin D’Mello; and comprehensive reaction from an expert political panel featuring Jenni Byrne, former campaign director for Stephen Harper; Peter Donolo, former Director of Communications for Jean Chrétien; and Brian Topp, former campaign director for the NDP.
CP24’s federal election coverage delivers insight into all three major political parties, with Jackie Crandles reporting from Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party headquarters in Montréal, Cristina Tenaglia reporting from Andrew Scheer’s PC Party headquarters in Regina, and Leena Latafat reporting from Jagmeet Singh’s NDP headquarters in Vancouver.
Kelly Linehan provides reaction from CP24’s YOUR VOTE 2019 Block Party live from the parking lot at Bell Media Studios in downtown Toronto. Voters are welcome to join CP24 for some popcorn, to watch the results roll in on the big screen, and share their reactions to how the night unfolds both on-air and on social media as CP24 explores what this federal election means for the residents of the GTA.