Everyone Freaked Out About Voter Suppression For No Good Reason

Everyone Freaked Out About Voter Suppression For No Good Reason

Daniel Dickin  10.23.2015
Restrictive voter identification requirements preventing non-Conservatives from voting were a myth. Rather, voter turnout hit 68.3 per...
We're Making Student Issues Election Issues

We're Making Student Issues Election Issues

Bilan Arte  10. 5.2015
We're not waiting for parties to take us seriously, we're going to the polls to show them we're serious about electing candidates who make...
NDP Vows To Repeal Tories' Voting Laws

NDP Vows To Repeal Tories' Voting Laws

CP  10. 2.2015
BURNABY, B.C. — Saying they want to boost turnout in future federal elections, the New Democrats are promising new powers for Elections...
Elections Canada Chief Hopeful Restrictions Won't Turn Away Voters

Elections Canada Chief Hopeful Restrictions Won't Turn Away Voters

CP  09.14.2015
Canada's chief electoral officer is confident those who want to vote will be able to on Oct. 19, and his agency has conducted special outreach...
Why Election 43 Already Matters

Why Election 43 Already Matters

Quito Maggi  09.10.2015
By ensuring funding for the next election and limiting the campaign abilities of the other parties, the Conservatives will surely win Election...
Costly Campaign All About The Taxpayers, Harper Says

Costly Campaign All About The Taxpayers, Harper Says

08. 2.2015
However, a longer campaign means that political parties are able to spend more money at taxpayers’ expense.
Judge Refuses To Block Feds' New Voter ID Rules

Judge Refuses To Block Feds' New Voter ID Rules

CP  07.17.2015
"This case is about the right to vote — the cornerstone of democracy."
Stricter ID Rules Could Disenfranchise Voters, Groups Say

Stricter ID Rules Could Disenfranchise Voters, Groups Say

CP  07. 2.2015
TORONTO - Denying people the ability to use voter identification cards as valid ID at the polls could disenfranchise tens of thousands...
9 Things To Know About The 2015 Election

9 Things To Know About The 2015 Election

CBC  06.17.2015
In a briefing this week, Elections Canada discussed changes that will make the 2015 federal election different for political candidates...
Tory Bill Comparable To U.S. Voter Suppression Tactics: Expat

Tory Bill Comparable To U.S. Voter Suppression Tactics: Expat

Althia Raj  06. 3.2015
"This is a legislative attempt to disenfranchise a particular population."

Campaign Rules Eroding: Ex-Elections Chief

CBC  05.23.2015
Canada's former chief electoral officer sees a new pre-campaigning style emerging thanks to Canada's first fixed-date election this fall,...
Fair Elections Act Changes Poised To Help Conservatives

Fair Elections Act Changes Poised To Help Conservatives

CP  05. 7.2015
OTTAWA - Federal parties and their candidates will be eligible to spend millions of taxpayer-subsidized dollars to contest three federal...
New Voter ID Rules Face Constitutional Challenge

New Voter ID Rules Face Constitutional Challenge

CP  02.23.2015
OTTAWA - Two advocacy groups are asking the courts to set aside new Conservative election rules that they say will make it more difficult...
New Tory Bill Would Suppress Votes, NDP Charge

New Tory Bill Would Suppress Votes, NDP Charge

Althia Raj  02. 3.2015
OTTAWA — The Conservative government’s new election bill will result in voter suppression for Canadian citizens who live abroad, the...