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Federal Election 2019 Archive

Tonight: Burnaby North-Seymour candidates to debate at SFU

Tonight: Burnaby North-Seymour candidates to debate at SFU

Liberal, Green and NDP candidates will discuss students' issues
Opinion: Video shows Burnaby Conservative claiming ‘homosexuals recruit’ kids

Opinion: Video shows Burnaby Conservative claiming ‘homosexuals recruit’ kids

***UPDATE: Heather Leung has been dropped as the candidate for this riding based on the video described in this blog. Read the breaking story here .
How candidates are promising to make Burnaby housing affordable

How candidates are promising to make Burnaby housing affordable

Major party nominees all say their plans will ease the housing crisis
ELECTION 2019: Voters can cast advance ballots Oct. 11-14

ELECTION 2019: Voters can cast advance ballots Oct. 11-14

There will be four advanced voting days centred around the Thanksgiving Day weekend – on Friday, Oct. 11, Saturday, Oct. 12, Sunday, Oct. 13 and Monday, Oct. 14. Polling stations are open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Opinion: Beech, Singh, Julian are leading their Burnaby races – if you believe this data

Opinion: Beech, Singh, Julian are leading their Burnaby races – if you believe this data

The federal election is still weeks away and a lot can happen between now and then. So, take the following numbers with a piece of salt the size of a volleyball.
Burnaby Green announces ‘robot tax’ to address automation of labour

Burnaby Green announces ‘robot tax’ to address automation of labour

Burnaby North-Seymour candidate Amita Kuttner announced the tax alongside Green Leader Elizabeth May and their colleagues from Richmond Centre and New Westminster-Burnaby
A whopping 15% of North Burnaby kids are living in poverty

A whopping 15% of North Burnaby kids are living in poverty

In the Burnaby North-Seymour riding, just under half of children in lone-parent families live in poverty. That’s according to anti-poverty group First Call, which is trying to get people talking about this issue in the federal election.
Opinion: Even CPAC can't track down Burnaby Conservative Heather Leung

Opinion: Even CPAC can't track down Burnaby Conservative Heather Leung

In case you didn’t know it, CPAC is more than just a place to watch a live feed of the House of Commons debates. The Canadian Public Affairs Channels also produces some interesting content on Canadian government and politics.
Candidates debate Green New Deal in Burnaby South

Candidates debate Green New Deal in Burnaby South

Parties clashed on urgency and strategy of energy transition
Scheer makes transportation promises at Coquitlam campaign stop

Scheer makes transportation promises at Coquitlam campaign stop

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer vowed to replace the George Massey Tunnel in Delta and made other public transportation promises while on the federal election campaign trail in Coquitlam Friday.