Victoria Byelection

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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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NDP Wins Tight Byelection Race

VICTORIA - It was a political nail-biter during which the lead changed at least half a dozen times between Victoria New Democrat Murray Rankin and the Green Party's Donald Galloway.But Rankin, an envi...
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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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Victoria Byelection's Urgent Issue

VICTORIA - The Victoria federal byelection has become a messy, smelly and often rancorous campaign with sewage treatment — specifically, Victoria's lack of it — emerging as the primary campaign issue....
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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.