The provisions in the 'Unfair' Elections Act that would eliminate the voucher system, prevent Elections Canada from publicly reporting on election fraud, and cancel research and public education.
Cutting public services to pay for a surplus is hurting Canadians and not spurring any meaningful economic growth.
Pierre Poilievre's new Fair Elections Act does contain at least a few positive changes; however, it does not give power to the people who investigate abuses and it has one surprisingly large loophole.
The unwillingness of the Conservatives to come clean and the inability of Elections Canada to hold them to account is unacceptable.
As the countdown continues towards the October 19, 2015 Canadian federal election (Doomsday or Bastille Day depending on your perspective), what political signs do we divine?
From January 2nd to 26th, 2014, MPs are in their home ridings. Now is the time to tell them that we want equal, effective votes: That we want proportional representation.
Canada, too, is enabling repression and persecution by recognizing the Honduran governance and by negotiating the corporate-empowering Canada-Honduras “free trade” agreement
By-elections, particularly ones happening mid-term, scarcely matter to anyone, let alone the voters themselves. But sending Linda McQuaig to Ottawa could shake up Parliament in ways never before seen.
Looks like the Make Every Vote Count campaign is finally on the Conservative Party radar.
An infographic guide to the 2013 Montreal elections