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News by subject: CPN

18 september 2019

07:30
Media are invited to get a first-hand glimpse of Student Vote Canada 2019, a parallel election for youth under the voting age coinciding with the October federal election. Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, and CIVIX...


17 september 2019

13:43
Media are invited to get a first-hand glimpse of Student Vote Canada 2019, a parallel election for youth under the voting age coinciding with the October federal election. Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, and CIVIX...

11:50
Premier François Legault, accompanied by Minister of Justice, Minister Responsible for Democratic Institutions, Electoral Reform and Access to Information and Minister Responsible for Canadian Relations and the Canadian Francophonie Sonia LeBel,...

10:00
As voters prepare to go to the polls, data from the Canadian Rental Housing Index finds Canada's worsening rental housing affordability crisis is impacting Ontario and British Columbia electoral districts the hardest followed by Quebec, Nova Scotia,...

07:30
The 43rd federal general election is currently underway. Chief Electoral Officer Stéphane Perrault will be holding a press conference to talk about Elections Canada's services to electors for this election. He will give opening remarks, then the...


16 september 2019

17:56
On behalf of its 35,000 members, UFCW Local 1776 Keystone State President Wendell Young IV today announced that the union has endorsed Joe Biden for President of the United States. "Joe Biden is invested in Pennsylvania and our surrounding states...

16:49
The 43rd federal general election is currently underway. Chief Electoral Officer Stéphane Perrault will be holding a press conference to talk about Elections Canada's services to electors for this election. He will give opening remarks, then the...

13:52
Today, Debates Commissioner David Johnston issued an invitation to Maxime Bernier, leader of the People's Party of Canada (PPC), to join five other party leaders at the Commission's two debates on October 7 and 10. "Based on our further evaluation,...

13:04
The Philadelphia Council of the AFL-CIO is taking action to convene an urgent conversation with the 2020 Democratic Presidential nominees about the need for more union jobs in America -- and about what candidates will do to advance key labor issues...

12:24
To vote in the federal election, eligible electors must be registered at their current address. Elections Canada will mail a voter information card to all registered electors. The vast majority of electors is already correctly registered and will...

10:41
The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC), in its election ad, is calling on federal parties to commit to closing corporate tax loopholes to pay for action on the climate crisis. "We are facing a global climate crisis," said...


15 september 2019

10:00
As a summer season highlighted by great weather and exciting events draws to a close, Festivals and Major Events Canada (FAME) and le Regroupement des événements majeurs internationaux (RÉMI) are calling upon the federal political parties ? in the...


13 september 2019

17:24
There are new voting rules for Canadians living outside of Canada. Under old rules, Canadians who had lived outside of Canada for more than five years were not allowed to vote. For the 2019 federal election, any eligible Canadian elector who lives...

15:45
On the eve of the federal election, Humanity & Inclusion Canada is mobilizing the Canadian public to call on the leaders of Canada's major parties to take concrete action against the bombing of civilians. Armed conflicts are increasingly fought in...

06:00
OnDeck® , the leader in online lending to small business, today announced the results of a national survey of U.S. small business owners that finds economic issues are the most important factors in determining their choice for president in 2020.  The...


12 september 2019

16:23
The No Labels/HarrisX survey of registered New Hampshire voters released today identified 595 likely participants in the New Hampshire Democratic primary and assessed their views on a wide range of questions. Here are three key takeaways:...

14:41
United Steelworkers (USW) International President Thomas M. Conway issued the following statement in advance of the Democratic debate, calling on the 2020 presidential candidates to discuss the details of their proposed trade policies....

11:26
Ontario nurses want all candidates running in the federal election to know that health and health care are central to Canadians. The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) released its policy platform today. It highlights issues affecting...

11:00
The CRTC today announced that the Voter Contact Registry is now accepting registrations for the 2019 federal election. The CRTC will accept registrations up until 48 hours after the federal election of October 21, 2019. As part of the legal...

10:09
Prytany, the groundbreaking political fundraising app, today announced new technology that automatically integrates and updates candidate information from the Federal Election Committee (FEC) into the Prytany platform....

10:00
With mounting evidence that the health care system is failing Canadians, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is putting federal political parties on notice: It's time to put health back on the agenda. In its policy platform published today, the...

08:00
Leading Canadian advertising associations have developed a platform to make it easy for political advertisers to ensure that the ads they run in the federal election are transparent and in compliance with recent amendments to the Canada Elections...


11 september 2019

13:00
The writ has been dropped, the buses are ready to roll, and Canadians are getting ready for a federal election on October 21st. The Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC) today launched its plans for covering every aspect of the upcoming campaign with a...

11:51
The 43rd federal general election is currently underway. Electors have many options to vote, including at their assigned polling station on election day (Monday, October 21) or during advance polling days (Friday, October 11 to Monday, October 14)....

11:38
A new poll released by Making Every Vote Count today finds nearly two of every three likely voters (62%) support their state joining the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact. While previous polls have shown consistent support for using the...

09:56
With the federal election now officially under way, small business owners are calling on the federal parties to include measures that support economic growth in their platforms. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is delivering...


10 september 2019

23:09
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the results of the provincial election in Manitoba: "Manitobans have chosen to re-elect a majority government led by the Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba.   "On...

18:24
From a field of over 20 candidates, only 9 have reached the polling and donation requirements to take the stage at the third Democratic debate scheduled for September as of the writing of this article. TryMyUI shares their thoughts on the 2020...

09:00
With this warning, John Manimas kicked off his write-in campaign for the office of President of the United States and for a political coalition with the Democratic Party. The coalition, which people will be voting for if they write in John Manimas,...

08:36
Most 2020 Presidential candidates agree we face a "climate emergency" and have plans to achieve net-zero carbon emissions to slow global warming.  It is imperative that candidates also embrace bold Climate Restoration solutions that are urgently...

08:00
As the 2019 Federal Election approaches in Canada, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) would like to reiterate its position and policies on the registration of .CA domain names. A political or candidate website is an essential tool in...


9 september 2019

10:00
Today, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde launched Honouring Promises: 2019 Federal Election Priorities for First Nations and Canada to provide a path forward for parties and candidates in the federal election. The...

08:00
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will publicly release "Honouring Promises: 2019 Federal Election Priorities for First Nations and Canada", at a press conference on Monday, September 9. The document sets out First...


6 september 2019

17:50
The Famela Ramos Campaign announced today Candidacy of Famela Ramos in the 53rd Congressional District as a result of requests from supporters encouraging her participation in her home District.  Famela announced her candidacy versus Nancy Casady...

16:56
Experts at Enterprise are available to help voters look inside the federal election?analyzing what's working and what's not and who's up and who's down. Most experts can draw on significant media experience as well as decades of experience in senior...

12:29
TVA and LCN are pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached with four Canadian political parties to present Face-à-Face 2019. The leaders' debate will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, from 8 to 10 p.m., and will be carried on TVA,...

11:00
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde will publicly release "Honouring Promises: 2019 Federal Election Priorities for First Nations and Canada", at a press conference on Monday, September 9. The document sets out First...


5 september 2019

12:44
The Massachusetts Nurses Association, the state's largest union and professional association for registered nurses and health care professionals, announces its endorsement of Sheila Gilmour for Mayor of Greenfield. "As a...

07:05
With the federal election campaign soon to be underway, a petition against the GNL Québec project has been signed by over 40,000 citizens from across Quebec. Citizen and environmental groups want to make GNL Québec, an enormous project to transport...


3 september 2019

10:25
LOGOS is the name of a non-profit, open-source, trinitarian aid to governance. It will consist of interested citizens and academics, channeled through an artificial intelligence entity, eventually able to take on any form, and interact with anyone in...


30 august 2019

16:51
The Famela Ramos Campaign announced today the support and endorsement of San Diego Charger Hall of Famer Wes Chandler. Famela is the only Republican running for Congress in the 52nd Congressional District in the 2020 Federal Election against...


29 august 2019

13:34
The Commissioner of Canada Elections has entered into compliance agreements with five individuals for offences under the Canada Elections Act. In signing the agreements, Mr. Charnjit Brar, Mr. Julian Mirza, Mr. David Moist, Mrs. Marlene Moist and...

08:00
Members of the media are invited to visit Elections Canada's distribution centre to take photos and video of election preparations and of Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Stéphane Perrault.  The distribution centre is currently filled with the election...


28 august 2019

15:33
Members of the media are invited to visit Elections Canada's distribution centre to take photos and video of election preparations and of Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Stéphane Perrault.  The distribution centre is currently filled with the election...


27 august 2019

10:41
Robert Ardini is running for the 2020 Republican Presidential Nomination. He's already been seen campaigning in Iowa, and has a plethora of speaking engagements this fall in all of the early Primary or Caucus states. He's secured ballot access. His...

09:05
Comedian, TV host, political commentator, activist, and presidential candidate Ben Gleib has seen a recent surge in momentum following speeches in Iowa and New Hampshire in the past week, and receiving coverage by acclaimed media outlets. He has also...

08:55
Robert Ardini is running for the 2020 Republican Presidential Nomination. He's already been seen campaigning in Iowa, and has a plethora of speaking engagements this fall in all of the early Primary or Caucus states. He's secured ballot access. His...

06:30
Mental Health for US today released survey responses from the top presidential candidates concerning our nation's growing mental health and addiction crises. The survey, which asked 11 unbiased questions addressing suicide and drug overdose, criminal...


22 august 2019

13:01
A special election scheduled for November 5th will determine the next Mayor of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Gary St. Fleur, who exposed much of the corruption in Scranton's local government, just announced his candidacy. The previous mayor, Bill...

13:00
Today, Black Women for America (BWFA) released a major report, Powerful Voices: The Black Women's Vote, highlighting the key issues and top presidential candidates among Black female voters. After surveying 600 multigenerational African-American...