Fight for Fair Vote

A few weeks ago, Justin Trudeau signaled he is stepping away from the promise to introduce proportional representation in the next Federal election.  In the wake of this waffling,Kate Heartfield put together a great article published in Ottawa Citizen profiling people who support proportional representation and electoral reform.  We need more stories like this and we need to make sure that Trudeau and the Liberals hear that electoral reform matters to us as Canadians. 

There are FairVote organizers across Canada, join them.   Make sure you sign the Lead Now petition for voter reform.  Visit FairVote.ca, or Lead Now's Voter Reform pages, the Broadbent Institute's Campaign for Democratic Renewal or other allies, and let's make sure that 2015 is the last unfair election. 

 

 

 

 

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