Scheer’s silence on a question of ‘sin’ a barrier to Conservative election hopes

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Article Link: https://globalnews.ca/news/6141370/analysis-andrew-scheer-question-conservative-hopes/

Discussion posted by: Arye ben-Shaoul

Conservatives have long complained that journalists put questions to small-c conservative politicians that they would never put to politicians of other stripes. Their latest complaint in that regard came on Wednesday night, when a reporter asked Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer this question: “On issues around social conservatism, around issues like same-sex marriage, you are still not giving your personal views, so [the] question is: Do you believe that being gay is a sin?”