Where Did the Mission in Afghanistan Go?

The war, and foreign policy in general, had virtually no impact on voters, experts and pollsters say.

Jeff Davis
Published: Thursday, 10/16/2008 12:00 am EDT

Despite Canadian soldiers fighting and dying in a war half a world away, Canada's mission in Afghanistan was little more than a blip on most Canadians' radar screens this election.

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