Andre Perrella's blog

The leadership debate and the must-see battleground ridings

Appeared Aug. 5, 2015, on AM 980 London News .

LISPOP Director Andrea Perrella appeared on AM 980 to discuss the initial strengths  different political parties have starting the election period, the real impact of the Canadian leader's debate, and important electoral districts to watch this election.

 Listen here. (Starts at 20:54)

Longer election campaign poses risks

Appeared July 30, 2015, in the Guelph Mercury.

LISPOP Director Andrea Perrella was interviewed for a news story related to a possible election call and it's unusually long duration:

Andrea Perrella, an associate professor of political science at Wilfrid Laurier University, said a longer campaign leaves more time for candidates to make mistakes on the public stage.