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Here’s who’s running in Vancouver Granville in the 2019 federal election

Here’s who’s running in Vancouver Granville in the 2019 federal election

Vancouver Granville includes all or major portions of the Marpole, Oakridge, Shaughnessy, South Cambie, Fairview and Riley Park-Little Mountain neighbourhoods.
Here’s who’s running in Vancouver East in the 2019 federal election

Here’s who’s running in Vancouver East in the 2019 federal election

The riding, which includes the Downtown Eastside, Chinatown, Strathcona and Grandview-Woodland neighbourhoods, is known for its working class roots.
Here’s who’s running in Vancouver Centre in the 2019 federal election

Here’s who’s running in Vancouver Centre in the 2019 federal election

Ever since Hedy Fry snagged the riding from then-Prime Minister Kim Campbell in 1993, Vancouver-Centre has been a Liberal stronghold.
Heather Leung running 'independently' but not as an 'independent,' campaign says

Heather Leung running 'independently' but not as an 'independent,' campaign says

Heather Leung, the Burnaby North-Seymour candidate who will appear on the ballot as a Conservative but has been disavowed by Tory Leader Andrew Scheer, has announced she is now running “independently.”
Three in five Canadians think voting should be mandatory in federal elections

Three in five Canadians think voting should be mandatory in federal elections

A recent survey shows that majorities of Canadians would like to have a full day to cast a ballot and are willing to enact compulsory voting in federal elections.
Andrew Weaver stepping down as leader of BC Greens, not running for re-election

Andrew Weaver stepping down as leader of BC Greens, not running for re-election

B.C. Green party leader Andrew Weaver Photograph By CHAD HIPOLITO, THE CANADIAN PRESS Confirming the speculation around his resignation , B.C. Greens leader Andrew Weaver has called for his party to initiate a leadership contest.
B.C. Greens leader Andrew Weaver is expected to resign today

B.C. Greens leader Andrew Weaver is expected to resign today

B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver answers questions following the budget at Legislature in Victoria on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Weaver is reducing his work schedule while he recovers after recently being diagnosed with labyrinthitis.
What info do political parties have on you? B.C. group launches tool to find out

What info do political parties have on you? B.C. group launches tool to find out

Have political parties been busy collecting personal info on you like your social media accounts, religion, ethnicity or address?
Controversial Burnaby North-Seymour Conservative candidate breaks media silence

Controversial Burnaby North-Seymour Conservative candidate breaks media silence

A controversial Conservative candidate in Burnaby North-Seymour who has avoided media interviews turned out to an all-candidates “mixer” in North Vancouver.
Video shows Burnaby Conservative claiming ‘homosexuals recruit’ kids

Video shows Burnaby Conservative claiming ‘homosexuals recruit’ kids

A video interview conducted and posted by Burnaby NOW in 2011 is shedding necessary light on a media-wary Conservative candidate and her beliefs.