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If the big NDP family all got together this Christmas, the party would likely be a bit tense.
The federal government’s approval of the expansion of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline to British Columbia has exposed a political fault line, with Alberta’s NDP government on one side and federal and British Columbia New Democrats on the other. 856 more words
The legislation intended to get big money out of politics will put big money into the Elections Alberta budget as it prepares to cope with the changes. 499 more words
Jason Kenney’s focus is on uniting the Alberta right, but he delivers a welcome message on a number of local issues, including educational reform and the government abuse of photo radar. 745 more words
So, let’s start with the positive: Despite a last-minute burst of closed-door meetings that went right down to the wire, the all-party committee on electoral reform did manage to deliver its much-anticipated report to the House of Commons on deadline. 839 more words
Any day now, a postcard will arrive in your mailbox to invite you to participate in the single most important democratic reform in a generation: moving to ensure that in Canada “every vote counts.” 596 more words
This week, an all-party House of Commons committee made a historic decision for the future of Canadian democracy: to evolve our democratic system into the 21st century; to adopt a proportional voting system for our federal elections. 566 more words