New Brunswick election: Where the leaders are Tuesday
New Brunswick Liberal Leader Brian Gallant and wife Karine Lavoie are greeted by supporters after arriving at a campaign stop in Oromocto, N.B., on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/James West)
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Published Tuesday, September 4, 2018 7:49AM ADT
FREDERICTON -- Where the leaders are Tuesday, Sept. 4, as the New Brunswick election campaign continues:
Liberals: Brian Gallant greets children before school at a private residence at 27 Fairview Drive in Moncton, N.B., at 7:30 a.m. At 10:00 a.m., he makes a platform commitment announcement at Ganong Hall at the Saint John campus of the University of New Brunswick at 100 Tucker Park Road. Later in the day, he visits Fredericton and Island View.
Progressive Conservatives: Blaine Higgs spends the day preparing for upcoming debates.
Greens: David Coon holds a news conference at 9 a.m. to launch the party's economic development plank at the Saint John Tool Library at 160 Union Street, Saint John. He and candidate Marilyn Merritt-Gray then participate in an editorial board meeting with Brunswick News at 10 a.m. At 3:30 p.m. Coon visits Shannex Parkland with candidate Susan Jonah, before he participates in a local candidate's town hall hosted by the Capital Region Medical Society at the Kingswood Lodge at 31 Kingswood Park in Fredericton.
New Democrats: Jennifer McKenzie makes an education-related announcement at 1:30 p.m. in front of the Samuel-de-Champlain School at 77 Ragged Point Road, Saint John. She canvasses in Saint John Harbour at 4 p.m., then at 8 p.m. she discusses the party's education platform on Facebook Live.
People's Alliance: Kris Austin spends most of the day campaigning in Ripples.