CBC Predicts Liberal Government
Prince George, B.C.- The CBC has just announced it is predicting that Justin Trudeau will be the next Prime Minister of Canada. The network has not indicated if it believes it will be a majority or minority.
At the time of the announcement, the Liberals were elected or leading in 52 ridings, and the ballots in Quebec and Ontario have yet to be finalized.
The Liberals took every riding in the Maritimes ( 32) and confirmed as leading or elected in 20 more.
The Conservatives are leading in 39 ridings, the NDP in 10 and the Bloc Q has the lead in one.
In order to form a majority government a party has to win 170 seats.