Who the heck is Andrea Hor­wath?

When the 2018 pro­vin­cial elec­tion cam­paign be­gan, Doug Ford had a dou­ble-digit lead in the polls over Pre­mier Kath­leen Wynne. But ev­ery­thing has turned up­side down and sud­denly NDP leader Andrea Hor­wath is all the rage. We thought we’d get to know the per

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In the fi­nal days lead­ing up to the elec­tion, if there is one sto­ry­line that was un­ex­pected, it is the rise of the New Demo­cratic Party led by Hamil­ton na­tive Andrea Hor­wath. The sin­gle mom has never wa­vered from her game plan and has fi­nally bro­ken through with vot­ers as the clear choice for pro­gres­sives. In a way, she’s man­ag­ing to unite the left, and if she can some­how ap­peal to the mushy-mid­dle, anti–Doug Ford vote, she’s got a real chance to be­come the next pre­mier of On­tario on June 7. Let’s see what makes her tick: Prob­a­bly al­though I don’t watch it on TV. I watch it on Net­flix be­cause, first of all, I didn’t start watching it un­til re­cently, and se­cond of all, I don’t have time to tune into any­thing on time. If there is one other show I try to watch if I have a minute it’s I still like Alex Tre­bek. Is that old-fash­ioned or what.

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