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Timmins-James Bay MP Charlie Angus says newly proposed federal electoral lines ‘a kick in the teeth’

‘It’s a huge, huge riding,’ says Nipissing University political scientist David Tabachnik of the proposed Kiiwetinoong—Mushkegowuk riding. (Submitted by the Federal Electoral Boundary Commission) A proposal to redraw Ontario’s federal electoral map would amount to a “kick in the teeth” for northern Ontario if no changes are made following public …

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Judge throws out lawsuit against Alberta’s chief electoral officer

A Queen’s Bench justice has tossed out a lawsuit from a former MLA who claimed Alberta’s chief electoral officer interfered with his campaign and maliciously prosecuted him. Joe Anglin, the former MLA for Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre, says he plans to appeal the ruling, which concluded Anglin was misusing the courts …

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Disinformation, foreign interference threatening Canada’s electoral system, elections watchdog warns

Disinformation and foreign interference are two of the biggest threats facing Canada’s electoral system and it will take everyone working together to counter them, says Canada’s chief election watchdog. Speaking in an interview with CBC News to mark the end of his 10-year term as Commissioner of Canada Elections, Yves …

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