Pollster, Nik Nanos of Nanos Research believes that “what should be worrisome for the Trudeau Liberals is that the two cabinet resignations have been on issues of principle and ethics.”
By email, Nanos reasoned that “the second resignation begs the question – what did happen and could there be more resignations.”
However, there are other members of Trudeau’s government that has decided to remain in the cabinet, for example, Finance Minister, Bill Morneau.
Some serious concerns were raised as Philpott stated that there was evidence of efforts by politicians and officials to pressure Wilson-Raybould. A tweet from Wilson-Raybould to Philpott said ” you are a leader of vision and strength and I look forward to continuing to work alongside you.”