Victoria Byelection

We Lost But We've Arrived: Green Leader

CP | Joan Bryden and Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Three federal byelections Monday night failed to alter the party standings in the House of Commons — returning two Conservatives and a New ...

Pipeline Stance Sealed Byelection Win: NDP

CBC | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The winner of the yesterday's close byelection in Victoria says it was concerns about pipelines and the environment — not a sewage treatment plant ...

NDP Wins Tight Byelection Race

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

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...

Byelections Decide Federal Seats Tonight

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It shouldn't be news that the Conservatives have won a federal byelection in Calgary Centre — but Joan Crockatt made this one interesting.I...

Inside Canada's Three Federal Byelections

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - By the time the dust settles late Monday night, a great deal more heat and noise will have been generated by a trio of federal byelections th...

Victoria Byelection's Urgent Issue

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The Victoria federal byelection has become a messy, smelly and often rancorous campaign with sewage treatment — specifically, Victoria's ...

Byelection Battles Turn A Shade Of Green

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Politics

Voters in three ridings in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario will be going to the polls on Monday in what were supposed to be three easy byelectio...

B.C. Byelection Candidates Finalized

CBC | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The list of candidates running in the upcoming federal byelection in Victoria has been finalized by Elections Canada. A total of six candidates will b...

Dismal B.C. Voter Turnout In Various Races

Dermod Travis | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

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.

Harper Announces 3 Byelections Set For November

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.21.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper called three federal byelections on Sunday, a move Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair says is an important warmup fo...