Newsroom Ready: Trudeau accuses Tories of ‘harmful’ attacks on special rapporteur

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is accusing the Conservatives of launching harmful partisan attacks on former governor general David Johnston, who Trudeau appointed this week to serve as special rapporteur on foreign interference. Trudeau sidestepped questions about his own connection with Johnston, who is the prime minister’s friend and a member of the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation.