NDP leader Jagmeet Singh trying to capitalize on newfound momentum

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"I think it's very clear to Canadians what happened under Stephen Harper when we had a strong NDP, when we had a strong Bloc - cuts to culture, cuts to services, cuts to veterans, nothing done on climate change and indeed a retreat from Kyoto", he added, according to CBC.

Conservatives "feel personal attacks and lying to Canadians is the only way they can get elected", Trudeau said.

"People in Windsor were really anxious as we were facing Donald Trump and his desire to rip up NAFTA and the impact it would have on the entire Canadian economy particularly like economies here in Windsor that are so deeply tied to our American neighbours is of real concern", says Trudeau.

Right now the polls are not pointing to a clear victor, but suggest a minority government in parliament, which could give Singh considerable power post-election.

In this case, a coalition government would mean that in the event that Justin Trudeau's Liberal party wins a minority government, they would partner with the NDP to hold power and implement policies together.

Canada has had only one formal coalition government ever, in 1917.

Trudeau says he has spoken to a lot of people in Windsor who are anxious NDP leader Jagmeet Singh would re-open NAFTA.

"We speak exclusively for Quebec and our friendships are more within Quebec than with the other parties in Ottawa". Displaying his trademark dodge, Trudeau was asked 10 times by reporters what he thought of a Liberal-NDP coalition, and avoided directly answering the questions each time, instead repeating his warning that a vote for the NDP is a vote for Scheer.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh enjoys a doughnuts from Lee's doughnuts at the Granville Island public market during an election campaign visit in Vancouver on October 14.

"We're not talking about a coalition government ..."

"There's only one way for Canadians to stop this coalition that you can not afford: Vote for Andrew Scheer and elect a Conservative majority government".

Scheer - who was taking a day off to celebrate Thanksgiving with his family Sunday - is making his final week's push an effort to show voters comfortable with the idea of a Conservative government.

Scheer's day begins in Quebec City, where he'll lay out another element of his plan for his first 100 days in office if the Conservatives form a government, and then he'll visit Trois-Rivieres and the Montreal suburb of La Prairie - two seats held by Liberals and one by a New Democrat.

"My position is this: We have a number of priorities and I want Canadians to know that they can vote New Democrat, vote as many New Democrats as possible, and all the commitments and priorities we told you about, we will fight hard to make sure they are put in place".

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