Calgary Centre Byelection

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Did I Do That?

Liberal Justin Trudeau says negative comments he made about Alberta two years ago may have "hindered a little bit" his party's chances in the Calgary Centre byelection. But in an interview on CBC Rad...
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We Lost But We've Arrived: Green Leader

OTTAWA - Three federal byelections Monday night failed to alter the party standings in the House of Commons — returning two Conservatives and a New Democrat — but the results gave a clear boost to Gre...
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Is She There Because Of Vote-Splitting?

CALGARY - Harvey Locke was hoping to do something that a federal Liberal hasn't accomplished in 44 years — give his party a Calgary seat in the House of Commons.It was 1968 when Calgary last elected a...
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Byelections Decide Federal Seats Tonight

OTTAWA - It shouldn't be news that the Conservatives have won a federal byelection in Calgary Centre — but Joan Crockatt made this one interesting.In a night of byelection drama, Crockatt squeaked out...
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All Eyes On Calgary Centre

Byelections can be attention-getting because they're seen as bellwethers, or can be humdrum affairs with low voter turnout because they can't generate the excitement of electing a new government. Of...
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Big Guns Fight For Calgary Centre

Some political star power in the city as campaigning for the byelection in Calgary Centre ramped up. Both NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Liberal interim leader Bob Rae are in town to support their party'...
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Things Heating Up In Calgary Centre

With a federal byelection two weeks away, Calgary Centre candidates are scrambling to capture the attention of voters. Mudslinging and expected visits from Members of Parliament are signs that the ra...
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Dismal B.C. Voter Turnout In Various Races

B.C. Liberal party director Mike McDonald made an interesting point on Sunday. Not one to miss an opportunity for a partisan shot given the nature of his political post, McDonald tweeted: "Shocked at low NDP turnout in Fairview. Huge media, high profile candidates, less than 400 voted. NDP support not deep." Despite the dig, McDonald is on to something. But what he's on to isn't pretty and regrettably it ails all political parties in B.C.

Liberal Nomination '12: The Race For Calgary Centre

On the 22nd of September Liberals from across downtown Calgary will vote from 9:00 am and 5:00 pm at the Kahanoff Conference Centre,  and vote for one of three (or a rumored four, with the final one being a possible star candidate) candidates vying for the chance to contest the upcoming byelection under the Liberal banner. Three candidates are raring up to challenge the Liberal nomination in Calgary Centre.
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Who Will It Be, Calgary Centre?

Conservatives in Calgary Centre will pick a new candidate Saturday for the upcoming byelection in the riding. Veteran Tory MP Lee Richardson resigned his seat last May to take a job with Premier Alis...