The Liberal Party has made good on a promise to swiftly respond to Conservative party attack ads against their newly minted leader Justin Trudeau.
On Wednesday — just 10 days after the Tories released a series of "Justin over his head" commercials — the Liberals have answered in kind. The Liberal ads, however, are different from the Tory's in two distinct ways: they're not really negative and they actually feature their leader.
Interestingly, the ad en Francais, is a little different:
According to the Liberal Party, the ads will run online as well as on television.
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Jeff Jedras, a Liberal activist from Toronto says he's pleased that his party is responding to the Tory attacks.
"Just the fact we are responding is important to many Liberals, particularly to those who have donated in recent years to the Strong Start Fund, so the party would be able to respond in just this eventuality," Jedras, who served as leadership candidate DeborahRead More »from Trudeau Liberals launch new advertising campaign to counter Tory attack ads