May 7, 2014 4:37 pm

Where are the candidates today, and why? PC Tim Hudak, May 7

ntario PC Leader Tim Hudak visits supporters at Spin Dessert Cafe and Bistro while campaigning in Burlington, Ont. on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

9:15 a.m.: Pacific Western Transportation

Riding: Mississauga-Brampton South (Liberal)

2011 election results:

Liberal: 44.30%
NDP: 27.60%
PC: 23.50%
Green: 0.40%

Tim Hudak continued his job-creation focus with a visit to a growing Calgary-based bus company, which runs a Pearson Airport express and focuses on inter-city bus transportation. The PCs are drumming up support in this Liberal riding after their third-place loss in the 2011 election.

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Poll-level results: Mississauga-Brampton South

11:45 a.m.: Spin Dessert

Riding: Burlington (PC)

Election results:
PC: 39.70%
Liberal: 35.90%
NDP: 22.60%
Green: 0.90%

Hudak indulged in some sweet treats this morning at Spin Dessert, part of his attempts to win voters’ hearts showing his human side. Tories narrowly beat the Liberals in the 2011 election and Hudak is hoping to keep the numbers up here.

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3:15 p.m.: Mott Manufacturing

Riding: Brant (Liberal)

2011 Election results:
Liberal: 42.50%
PC: 35.90%
NDP: 18.80%
Green: 0.60%

The promise of more jobs is how Hudak started his day and that’s how he  intended to finish it. Canadian company Motts manufacturing,  is the PC leader’s final stop on his first official day of campaigns. Mott’s builds and distributes laboratory furniture all over North America. The presence of its products for sale on the government’s surplus website suggests Ottawa has also been a customer.

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Poll-level results: Brant

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