2016 was one of the biggest political years for many countries across the globe as it becomes the year of the Brexit and the rise of Donald Trump. There is no doubt that the drama will continue into 2017 as these new changes are some that we must endure as a united nation.
Here are our top 3 political players to watch in 2017.
As the new 45th president of the United States prepared to take office starting January 20, Donald Trump will become the most-watched political figure to date as the country becomes unsure of the future. With the promises to build a wall to keep out immigrants, new Obama care replacement plan, and his frequent outburst on Twitter – that leaves most of us to wonder what serious he plans to take on his role.
As the second full term in office, Justin Trudeau is entering the pressure of building himself as the prime minister to deliver promises from his campaign, which includes pipelines, climate change, relations with the indigenous tribes of Canada, and proper health care.
Aside from his impressive campaigns, let’s not forget about the latest shakeup with the incoming president-elect, Donald Trump who aims to discuss the matters of trade, foreign policy, and climate.
As the former Conservative cabinet minister Jason Kenney, moved west, it is yet unsure if he can win the PC leadership in Alberta and connect the right this year. As the conservative party tries to regain and build, the battle for Alberta’s voters has become the most-watched political debate. As Kenney continues his attempt to unite the Wildrose Party and Progressive Conservatives, all eyes are installed to see what the outcome will be.
What do you think will be the biggest impact over the course of 2017? Comment below and let us know what you think!