The Harper Conservatives are facing some criticism for their latest anti-Liberal attack ads.
As explained by the Canadian Press, the Tory campaign machine has dropped leaflets to homes in Scarborough-Agincourt near Toronto, one of four ridings with June 30th byelections.
On one side of the ad are pictures of a smirking Justin Trudeau and a young boy with cigarette in his mouth. On the other side is a picture of outgoing Liberal MP Jim Karygiannis with a quote of his that reads: "This is not the same Liberal party we knew. The party has changed."
The Conservatives will use every weapon at their disposal to degrade the "Trudeau brand" as will, by the way, the NDP.—Gerry Nicholls, political communications consultant
Karygiannis says the quote misrepresents why he left federal politics.
"This is an all-time low for the Conservatives," he told CP.
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