In 2015 we were disgusted by the so called Fair Voting Act, the disenfranchisement of millions of Canadians, the skewing of Elections Canada finance regulations, and the blatant skewing of election finance rules to favour the party with the deepest pockets.
As of October 5th, the caretaker Conservative government negotiators finalized through the Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership Agreement. Click here to read the Council of Canadian's press release about the agreement.
The Council of Canadians has created a voter's guide providing a summary political party positions on key issues and a list of questions for activists to ask candidates. The issues in this well in this well-layed out and very informative guide include:
- Protecting water
- Protecting the climate from extreme energy and pipelines
- Defending democracy
- Trade justice
- Saving public health care
Download the guide here
View the Council of Canadians Voting Guide on their website here.