electoral reform

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Français à suivre For Immediate Release Electoral reformers across the country are relieved and thrilled to see the launch of the Special Committee on... more
Fair Vote Canada
electoral reform
proportional representation
voting
Canadian Elections
cdnpoli
inclusive
accessible
engagement
effective
integrity
local representation
The Legislative Assembly of Ontario is lacking in Public Accountability. We, The People of Ontario, have little to no voice or oversight on our government,... more
Recall legislation
Ontario Politics
ONPoli
Queen's Park
Accountability
Transparency
electoral reform
Randy Hillier
Ontario PC Party
Ontario Liberal Party
Dear Editor, I second your call for the reform of fundraising rules surrounding political contributions in Ontario, especially banning corporate and union... more
electoral reform
Ontario Political Fundraising
Political fundraising
corporate and union donations
Organized Crime
Mike Amato
Ben Soave
Charbonneau Commission
RCMP
York Regional Police
trucking
Construction
home-building
excavation
Quebec
Ontario
ONPoli
Kathleen Wynne
Ontario Liberal Party
NDP
Ontario PC Party
Green Party of Ontario
Some politicians and commentators have recently made proposals that won’t stop big money from corrupting Canadian politics. The most questionable claim is that... more
electoral reform
Political fundraising
Ontario Political Fundraising
per vote subsidy
democracy
Quebec
campaign spending
corporate and union donations
Campaign donations
Campaign donation limits
3rd party advertising
Advertising
elections
cdnpoli
Canadian Elections
Ethics
Canada
To referendum or not to referendum – that is not the only electoral reform question.  The overall issue is ensuring the review process, including any... more
electoral reform
Liberal Party of Canada
Parliamentary Committees
cdnpoli
proportional representation
referendum
Canada Elections Act
Supreme Court of Canada
Best Practices
evidence based decision making
Canada
Dear Thomas Mulcair, M.P., NDP Leader: I have been an NDP Member and ardent supporter for decades.   Previously I worked shoulder-to-shoulder with Jane Jacobs... more
Thomas Mulcair
NDP
electoral reform
cdnpoli
The following was my comment to the online forum at the Citizen web site in response to the Citizen editorial "Ah, first past the post, how lovely you are!"... more
FPTP
first past the post
electoral reform
proportional representation
Ottawa Citizen
Citizen editorials
Ottawa
Priorities of the Trudeau Cabinet Lead Speaker: Anita Vandenbeld, MP Ottawa West-Nepean Anita is the rookie MP for Ottawa West-Nepean. She was elected because... more
Dialogue 4 Democracy
Anita Vandenbeld
Political discussion
cdnpoli
Canadian democracy
democracy
electoral reform
To the editor, Re: Electoral reform's problematic consequences, Ottawa Sun, December 15, pg. A15: http://www.torontosun.com/2015/12/14/electoral-reforms-... more
Canadian politics
political science
electoral reform
proportional representation
first past the post
To the editor, Re: Liberals' election plan shows early-onset arrogance, December 29, pg A3 Saskatoon StarPhoenix I must take issue with Les MacPherson’s... more
Canada
electoral reform
Electoral System
Canadian politics
political science
elections
cdnpoli
October 19 could be a turning point for Canada. A clear majority of people want change, but the Harper Conservatives could win again if the vote splits like it... more
Federal Elections 2015
Elections 2015
LeadNow.ca
Vote Together
NDP
Green Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
The Conservative Party of Canada
Politics
elxn2015
democracy
first past the post
electoral reform
Canada
Elections 2015
Dear Friends, I am pleased to inform you that our government is taking steps to protect the freedom of people who speak out on matters of public interest. The... more
Protection of Public Participation Act
community issues
electoral reform
democracy
ONPoli
I recently made some time to meet several local candidates for city councillor in Ward 16 (River) at the Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre. With ten... more
2014 Ottawa Municipal Election
Ranked Ballot Ottawa
term limits
electoral reform
campaign finance reform
Social Media
campaign rules
ottawa elections
fair elections
Transparency
voting
Municipal election
Ottawa City Council
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
The election results once again show how ludicrous and unfair a system of elections we have in this country. The Liberals increased their popular vote by just... more
2014 Ontario Election
elections
MMP
electoral reform
proportional representation
democracy
Ontario
false majority
The Public Sector Innovation Journal, Special Issue on Democracy, Volume 19, Issue 1, Discussion Paper #11, "Proportional Representation: Redeeming the... more
 
May 7, 2014
proportional representation
Fair Vote Canada
democracy
grassroots organization
electoral reform

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