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Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak, Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne and NDP Leader Andrea Horwath
Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Tim Hudak, Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne and NDP Leader Andrea Horwath
(FRANK GUNN, GALIT RODAN AND NATHAN DENETT/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

How Wynne, Hudak and Horwath will try to win tonight’s election debate

Nobody can ever predict exactly how party leaders will respond to the pressure of an election campaign’s one night on stage together. Heading into the last Ontario’s leaders’ debate, for instance, Dalton McGuinty was generally expected to present himself as calm and reassuring; instead he surprised everyone with an uncharacteristically animated performance that involved so much gesticulation that “McGuinty’s busy hands” briefly became a meme.