The first round of invitations from the state-sanctioned Leaders’ Debates Commission has been sent out to the Conservatives, the Liberals, the NDP, the Greens, and the Bloc Quebecois – but not to the People’s Party. True North’s Andrew Lawton says the decision to not invite Maxime Bernier shows a reversal of a previous interpretation of the rules, and amounts to a “sham” process with moving goalposts.

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