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Islanders want change: P.E.I. election 'a huge protest vote' | May 5 2015 | Tracy Glynn | The P.E.I. election is over, and the Islanders have sent a message with the highest voter turnout in 30 years: They want change.
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P.E.I. election breaking new ground with a third party and abortion in the picture | May 4 2015 | Tracy Glynn | The P.E.I. election has been difficult to predict especially considering the current scandals involving the Liberals. What else is up for debate? Abortion access, online gambling and food security.
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The backwater of P.E.I. abortion politics | May 1 2015 | Joyce Arthur | How is it possible that in the year 2015, some Canadians still can't access abortion in their own province and are being forced to risk their health and safety? It's anti-choice politics all the way.
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A number is never just a number: Voter turnout -- how low can we go? | Jun 13 2014 | Hennessy's Index | At 52.1 per cent, the percentage of voters who cast a ballot in the 2014 Ontario election is up from the province's 2011 historic low of 48 per cent. How does it fit into voter turnout across Canada?
Provincial Elections -- everything you wanted to know on babble.ca | Oct 3 2011 | Meg Borthwick | With five provincial elections taking place today and over the coming weeks, it's hard to keep track of them all. Here's a few links to elections discussions on babble.
Introducing rabble's Activist Toolkit | Sep 16 2011 | Paula Millar | Our wiki-style Toolkit aims to be a space for activist collaboration. Home to a wealth of resources, the content is organized according to 'tooltype' -- each unique in its contribution.
Canada's real electoral map: A surge for the left | May 10 2011 | Jesse McLaren | There has been a shift in consciousness. Looking at the NDP and the combined Tory/Liberal vote, a picture emerges of an eroding but concentrated corporate vote, and a surging NDP vote.
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Tallying the Conservative win in 14 ridings: 6,201 reasons to be frustrated | May 9 2011 | Matt Peters and Ryan Boldt | So what made this Harper majority? Two intrepid men with calculators decided to add up the win margins in 14 ridings. They were appalled to discover the results.
It's strategic voting -- or Harper! | Apr 22 2011 | Kathleen O'Hara | If we want to defeat Harper and create a more progressive Canada, we have to go beyond partisan interests -- and vote strategically.

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PEI election 2015 | Orangutan said... NDP has a chance in two seats from what I've read: Montague-Kilmuir and ...
Ontario General Election 2014 | mark_alfred said... The election will be held on June 12, 2014.  General information about this election can be...
Electoral Maps 5 | Wilf Day said... The new Quebec provincial map for the coming election has one important difference from the federal...
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