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15 march 2019

19:36
On March 14, 2019, coal baron and recent Republican U.S. Senate Candidate from West Virginia Don Blankenship filed a lawsuit against major news outlets across the political spectrum, some of their personalities and officials from the National...


13 march 2019

15:49
Kate Gallego is proud to be elected Mayor of Phoenix. Gallego is only the second woman to be elected as Mayor of Phoenix.  When she is sworn in on March 21, she will be the only female mayor in any of the ten largest cities in the U.S.  At 37, she...


27 february 2019

06:00
Already equipped with a digital court information system (CIS), the Tuscola County Probate Court has now adopted a more efficient approach for clerks to receive and prepare case files for judges: expanding the Court's content management platform,...


26 february 2019

06:00
Mr. David Frank proudly announces his presidential candidacy for the United States of America. His goal is to bring balance and reform into this society, to protect and serve the citizens of this country. As a hopeful Democratic candidate for the...

00:21
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde today congratulates NDP leader Jagmeet Singh on his electoral victory in the riding of Burnaby South, B.C. "I congratulate the NDP leader and the new Member of Parliament for Burnaby...


25 february 2019

23:24
Jagmeet Singh's decisive byelection win is a significant victory for the NDP, signalling much-needed momentum for the party and its leader, say the United Steelworkers. "I'm thrilled to see Jagmeet win the byelection in Burnaby South. This is a...

10:00
Federal Green leader Elizabeth May and BC Green leader Andrew Weaver celebrated the nominaton of the new federal Green candidate for Victoria, Racelle Kooy. Kooy was acclaimed as the new federal Green candidate for Victoria at a standing room only...

09:20
Electors in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario) are heading to the polls today. Electors must vote at their assigned polling place. To find out where to vote, electors can visit elections.ca or call...


22 february 2019

15:19
On February 20, 2019, the Chief Electoral Officer, Stéphane Perrault, received official notice from the Speaker of the House of Commons that the seat for Kings?Hants (Nova Scotia) is vacant. This vacancy occurred less than nine months before a...


21 february 2019

09:51
The Commissioner of Canada Elections has entered into a compliance agreement with Beina Zhu who served as the official agent for Mohammad Zamir, Conservative Party of Canada candidate in the electoral district of LaSalle?Émard?Verdun, for the...

09:07
Electors in the electoral districts of Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario) who are not registered can still vote in the Monday, February 25 by-election. They can register at their polling place on election...


20 february 2019

13:48
Amidst the controversy over the SNC-Lavalin Affair, there has been a recurring suggestion that the resignation of a female Indigenous Justice Minister and Attorney General of Canada speaks to a deteriorating relationship between the Trudeau...


19 february 2019

16:00
Preliminary figures indicate that 13,540 electors voted at the advance polls for the by?elections in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario). As these figures are preliminary, they may differ from the official...


18 february 2019

13:06
The Chief Electoral Officer has released the final election expenses limits for political parties and candidates in the by-elections to be held on Monday, February 25. View the final election expenses limits for political parties with candidates in...


15 february 2019

09:27
For the federal by-elections in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario), electors who will be away during advance polls or on election day, or who find it more convenient, can vote by mail or vote in person at...


13 february 2019

10:13
Advance voting for the federal by-elections in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario) begins on Friday, February 15, and continues on Saturday, February 16; Sunday, February 17; and Monday, February 18. Advance...


12 february 2019

11:00
CyberDefenses, premiere provider of cybersecurity services and an election security specialist, announces a new suite of election security services. The only security service offering of its kind, the Protect 2020 Election Security Bundle is designed...


8 february 2019

10:23
Elections Canada has mailed a reminder brochure to each household in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario), where a by-election is taking place. In the brochure, electors are reminded that if they have not...

02:00
Tulsi Gabbard officially announced her candidacy for President of the United States and kicked off her campaign on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Hawaii. She was introduced by Ryan Soon, a fellow member of the Hawaii National Guard who served with her in...


6 february 2019

12:31
The campaign of Nigerian presidential candidate for the People's Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar today launched the #AtikuPlanForYOUth, the world's first 'emojified' manifesto (on http://www.wevoteatiku.com) in a new effort to attract youth voters....


1 february 2019

14:46
On January 30, 2019, the Chief Electoral Officer, Stéphane Perrault, received official notice from the Speaker of the House of Commons that the seat for Saint-Léonard?Saint-Michel (Quebec) is vacant. This vacancy occurred less than nine months of a...


31 january 2019

11:27
The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, announced today that registered parties' fourth quarter financial returns for 2018 are now available on Elections Canada's website. A registered political party must submit a quarterly...

10:39
Elections Canada is mailing a personalized voter information card to each registered elector in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario). On the card, electors can find out when and where to vote and whether...


30 january 2019

14:49
The Chiefs of the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL), gathered today in Montreal, re-elected Mr. Ghislain Picard to the position of Chief of the AFNQL. "I am very proud to have the continued confidence of the Chiefs of our circle for a...

08:33
Tulsi Gabbard, 2020 Presidential candidate and Congresswoman, released an op-ed entitled Religious Bigotry is Un-American, published by Religion News Service. Tulsi writes: "Our country was established on the basis of freedom of religion, and the...


29 january 2019

14:41
The Minister of Democratic Institutions, the Honourable Karina Gould, along with the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, and the Minister of National Defence the Honourable Harjit Sajjan, will make an...


28 january 2019

22:45
Joined by tens of thousands of supporters, Marianne Williamson today announced her candidacy for the 2020 Democratic Party Nomination at the Saban Theater in Los Angeles. "I want to engage voters in a more meaningful...


24 january 2019

13:36
PCC Technology Inc. (PCC), a leading government software provider, announced today that it has successfully released the latest version of ElectioNet, its award-winning suite of Voter Registration and Election Administration software. Designed to...

12:10
For the by-elections now underway in Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario), electors can choose the voting option that best suits their schedule. They can vote in one of the following ways: on election day on...

10:36
A leading democratic fundraiser launched Fund 1600 today, a novel campaign to raise at least $200 million over the next 18 months to ensure funding parity between the eventual 2020 Democratic nominee for President and Donald Trump. Fund 1600 is led...


22 january 2019

12:04
The Commissioner of Canada Elections, Mr. Yves Côté, has announced that a charge has been laid under the Canada Elections Act, as requested by the Director of Public Prosecutions. Mr. Ali Shadzik is charged with attesting to the residence of more...


19 january 2019

13:08
Azim Rizvee, the 2015 Trudeau Liberal candidate has confirmed that he was forced by the Liberal Party of Canada's leadership to withdraw from the Liberal nomination contest in Milton, scheduled for January 20, 2019.  "Prime Minister Justin Trudeau,...


17 january 2019

14:48
Teamsters Joint Council 7 has issued its early endorsement of Mayor London Breed for reelection. Breed has worked tirelessly to advocate for working people as mayor of San Francisco and throughout her career. She has...


14 january 2019

17:44
On January 11, 2019, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that a Canadian elector, living abroad, who has previously resided in Canada, is entitled to vote by special ballot in federal elections regardless of how long they have been living abroad....

14:00
The Chief Electoral Officer has released the preliminary election expenses limits for political parties and candidates and the election advertising expenses limits for third parties for the federal by-elections in the electoral districts of Burnaby...

10:00
Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS), a leading provider of election services and secure online voting systems, today announced the launch of the Cooperative Series, a collection of guest blog posts written by Jim Struble, President and CEO of Electro...


10 january 2019

11:04
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that the Voter Contact Registry is now accepting registrations for the federal by-elections in the ridings of Burnaby South, B.C., Outremont, Que., and...


9 january 2019

17:46
Federal by-elections will be held on Monday, February 25, 2019 in the electoral districts of Burnaby South (British Columbia), Outremont (Quebec) and York?Simcoe (Ontario) to fill vacancies in the House of Commons. Elections Canada offices in these...

13:01
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that by-elections will be held on February 25, 2019, in the following three electoral districts: Burnaby South, British Columbia Outremont, Quebec York?Simcoe, OntarioThis document is also...


30 december 2018

16:59
Polling stations closed throughout the DRC at 17 hours local time. More than 46 million Congolese have been registered to elect the successor to President Joseph Kabila, who has ruled the central African country for 17 years. In Kinshasa, home to...


18 december 2018

05:26
On Sunday, December 23, 40 million people, about half of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's population, are expected to elect a new leader.  At least 20 candidates will compete for the presidential seat. Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, the former...


14 december 2018

09:21
The Government of Canada has taken important steps to modernize the Canada Elections Act to address the realities facing Canadian democracy in 2019. The Elections Modernization Act (Bill C-76) received Royal Assent on December 13, 2018. The new...


12 december 2018

15:23
The We Are All Human Foundation, a non-profit devoted to equity, diversity, and inclusion, issued the following statement regarding Julian Castro's announcement today that he is exploring a candidacy for President of the United States in the 2020...


3 december 2018

10:07
Electors in Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes (Ontario) are heading to the polls today. Electors must vote at their assigned polling place. To find out where to vote, electors can visit elections.ca or call 1-800-463-6868. They can...


30 november 2018

07:30
Elections Canada is inviting media to an event that showcases its new civic education resources and website. The event is in collaboration with the East York Collegiate Institute in Toronto. On November 30, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane...


29 november 2018

14:18
Electors in the electoral district of Leeds?Grenville?Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes (Ontario) who are not registered can still vote in the Monday, December 3 by-election. They can register at their polling place on election day. To find their...


27 november 2018

17:10
Lorena Garcia, Executive Director at Colorado Statewide Parent Coalition, has announced that she will challenge Cory Gardner for his seat in the U.S. Senate 2020 race. The first to announce a challenging bid for U.S. Senate, Garcia has been...

15:12
Preliminary figures indicate that 6,492 electors voted at the advance polls in the by?election of Leeds?Grenville?Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes (Ontario). As these figures are preliminary, they may differ from the official turnout results. The...

13:05
Elections Canada is inviting media to an event that showcases its new civic education resources and website. The event is in collaboration with the East York Collegiate Institute in Toronto. On November 30, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane...

11:00
Elections Canada is inviting media to an event that showcases its new civic education resources and website. The event is in collaboration with the East York Collegiate Institute in Toronto. On November 30, Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane...