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Federal Election 2019 Archive

Darth Vader running in Burnaby North-Seymour?

Darth Vader running in Burnaby North-Seymour?

There’s a new candidate in Burnaby, a latecomer whose name strikes fear in hearts across the galaxy. Darth Vader of Star Wars fame is apparently running in Burnaby North-Seymour, as evidenced by an election sign in the new riding.
Election briefs: Sign vandalism begins

Election briefs: Sign vandalism begins

It happens every election – campaigns signs are destroyed or stolen. But recently, the signs for the Liberal candidate in the Burnaby South riding have been the focus of some particularly concentrated and bizarre destruction.
Tory website attacks former judge running for NDP in Burnaby North-Seymour

Tory website attacks former judge running for NDP in Burnaby North-Seymour

The Conservatives used their tough-on-crime agenda to launch an attack website against former provincial court judge and star NDP candidate Carol Baird Ellan in the Burnaby North – Seymour riding this week, inviting the public to judge Baird Ellan’s

Burnaby election briefs: news from the campaign trail

Curious where your local candidates stand on pipelines? BROKE, Burnaby Residents Opposing Kinder Morgan Expansion, asked all of the Burnaby North-Seymour candidates nine-pipeline related questions, and the responses are varied.
Harper brings economic rallying cry to Burnaby

Harper brings economic rallying cry to Burnaby

Canada is an “island of stability” in a troubled world, and the Conservatives plan to keep it that way, according to federal leader Stephen Harper, who spoke in Burnaby Monday.
UPDATE: Liberal campaign office hit by break-in

UPDATE: Liberal campaign office hit by break-in

Thousands in computers and equipment stolen
Liberals promise infrastructure money for New Westminster

Liberals promise infrastructure money for New Westminster

Election news from the campaign trail
Quarmby calls for ban on tankers carrying bitumen

Quarmby calls for ban on tankers carrying bitumen

Green candidate says ban would stop Kinder Morgan's dilbit shipments
Burnaby election updates

Burnaby election updates

A collection of news briefs from the campaign trail

OUR VIEW: The nation's eyes may be on Burnaby

All eyes, it seems, may well be on Burnaby come federal election night. If the local parties concerned are to be believed, the newly drawn riding of Burnaby North-Seymour may well be one of the nation’s horse races. Let’s be clear up front.