Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer accused the Liberals of teaming up with the NDP to form a coalition government that would rack up a $40-billion deficit and raise the GST to 7.5 per cent to pay for it—claims that are not based on anything either party has said or done.
Anti-Muslim rhetoric targeting Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau has been shared by right-wing commenters online throughout the campaign, but long-standing rumours that Trudeau wants to implement Sharia law in Canada are unfounded.
The NDP says it will bring in $8 billion by taxing investment profits, such as a second home, family cottage, or company shares. But even leader Jagmeet Singh admits his plan will affect more than just the wealthy Canadians he's targeting.
Several instances of non-citizens receiving voter information cards have gone viral, sparking concerns about fraudulent ballots and even allegations that Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is trying to earn illegal votes.
During Monday’s English-language debate, People’s Party of Canada Leader Maxime Bernier attempted to bolster his stance on reducing immigration by suggesting immigrants are not integrating thanks to current migration levels—but the numbers suggest otherwise.
The Liberals have used carbon offsetting as a defence for using two planes during the election campaign, but experts warn that it sets a dangerous precedent for 'doing good' without actually lowering carbon emissions.