Bonus: Liberal Plagiarist not expelled
- December 14 : Liberal officials released a 1997 speech by Harper that referred to Canada as "a Northern European welfare state in the worst sense of the term." Conservative officials said that most of the comments were in jest.
- December 15- The leaders of the four major political parties gathered inVancouver for the first of four televised debates. The leaders debated in French.
- December 16 - The four party leaders participated in the English televised debate in Vancouver.
: Pablo Rodriguez
who interrogated former PM Brian Mulroney using a series of questions
provided to him by CBC parliamentary journalist Krista Erickson (unattributed of course)!