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Linda McQuaig and Chrystia Freeland are seeking to run in Toronto Centre for the NDP and Liberals, respectively.
Linda McQuaig and Chrystia Freeland are seeking to run in Toronto Centre for the NDP and Liberals, respectively.
(FERNANDO MORALES AND PHILIP CHEUNG/THE GLOBE AND MAIL; FOR THE GLOBE AND MAIL)

JOHN IBBITSON

Toronto riding is a testing ground for NDP and Liberals’ economic mantras

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The potential battle between journalists Linda McQuaig and Chrystia Freeland for the riding of Toronto Centre is shaping up as an economic battle between the NDP and the Liberals for the hearts of voters across Canada.