CP24 Delivers Day-Long Live Coverage and Primetime Special on Ontario Provincial Election Day, June 7
— June 1st, 2018
– CP24, Toronto’s most-watched specialty channel, delivers comprehensive provincial election coverage featuring reports from all major party headquarters and ridings across the GTA –
– Live, up-to-the-minute election results also available on CP24.com –
TORONTO (June 1, 2018) – As Ontario voters prepare to cast their ballots across the province, viewers can turn to CP24, Toronto’s most-watched specialty channel, for a full day of live Ontario provincial election coverage on Thursday, June 7. CP24 delivers comprehensive election coverage all day leading up to a live primetime election special at 7 p.m. ET, continuing until the polls close and a winner is declared. Viewers can follow all the election updates on CP24, CP24.com, and the CP24 GO app, and access live, up-to-the-minute results on CP24.com.
CP24’s provincial election coverage provides insight into all three major political parties, with CP24’s Karman Wong reporting from Kathleen Wynne’s Liberal Party headquarters, Courtney Heels reporting from Doug Ford’s PC Party headquarters, and Cristina Tenaglia from Andrea Horwath’s NDP headquarters. CP24’s trusted team of reporters provides additional coverage, delivering frequent updates from ridings across the GTA.
Hosted by co-anchors Nick Dixon and Stephanie Smyth, CP24’s live primetime special features reports on overall voting trends from CP24’s Nathan Downer and comprehensive reaction and analysis from an expert political panel featuring Toronto Sun Editor-in-Chief Adrienne Batra, Toronto’s Ward 42 councillor Neethan Shan, and former Toronto Centre MPP and former Deputy Premier George Smitherman.
“Our news team has covered this race extensively, and is the go-to source for Toronto voters for all breaking news surrounding this significant election campaign,” said Joanne MacDonald, Vice-President, CTV News and General Manager, CP24. “We are well-prepared to deliver the most comprehensive news, analysis, and results throughout election day.”
Recently honoured with the RTDNA’s 2018 Charlie Edwards Award for Breaking News, CP24 is Toronto’s most-watched specialty channel and the home of CP24 BREAKFAST, the city’s most-watched local news morning program.
About CP24 CP24 is Toronto’s source for breaking news. Available on multiple platforms including television, web, mobile, and via its Twitter handle @CP24, CP24 is the GTA’s #1 destination for news, weather, and traffic. CP24 also delivers information on the move with CP24 GO and the CP24 traffic app. CP24 has been honoured numerous times by the RTDNA – the association of electronic journalists – including, most recently, with the Gordon Sinclair Award for Live Special Events in 2017, the Ron Laidlaw Award for Continuing Coverage in 2016, and the Charlie Edwards Award for Digital Media Spot News in 2015. CP24 is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.