Fair Vote Canada and Democracy Watch File Joint Ethics Complaint against Prime Minister

For Immediate Release Oct. 12, 2017

OTTAWA — Yesterday, Fair Vote Canada and Democracy Watch jointly released a letter that was sent to federal Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner, Mary Dawson, filing a complaint and requesting investigations and public rulings concerning Prime Minister Trudeau’s dishonest and improper actions concerning electoral […]

Fair Vote Canada releases poll that confirms Canadians want Proportional Reprentation

Good Evening FairVoting Friends,

Last week FairVote Canada released the results of a poll done by Strategic Communications between April 22 – May 9th, 2017. 15,806 people were surveyed in 20 Liberal ridings and the results confirm that there is a consensus in support of proportion representation.

Closer to home, results from Kitchener Centre are […]

Nathan Cullen’s “Keep Your Promise” Tour — Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Hello Fair Voting Friends,

Last Thursday Nathan Cullen, NDP critic for Democratic Institutions presented Petition E-616 in support of electoral reform to Parliament. With over 130,000 signatures, E-616 is Canada’s largest e-petition to date. In this excerpt from a press conference held after the presentation, Nathan’s intelligence, conviction and passion for democracy is striking. It […]

NDP hosts PR in the Back Yard — 12 August 2016

PR in the Back Yard Learn, Discuss & Debate Proportional Representation (PR)

Special Guest Catherine Fife MPP NDP Fair Vote / Leadnow outreach to the local NDP August 12, Friday at 7:00pm 184 Forsyth Drive, Waterloo

A friendly discussion in Don Fraser’s Backyard All are welcome Discussion Circles Presentations Slideshows Q&A

Snacks will be […]

Kelly Carmichael OpEd piece in The Record, 15 July 2015

Hello FairVoting Friends,

Yesterday the Waterloo Region Record published an OpEd by Kelly Carmichael. Kelly is the Executive Director of Fair Vote Canada. It is a succinct review of why we need proportional representation and the evidence which supports PR as the electoral system of choice.

If you missed it, here it is:

Fairness should […]

Fair Vote Canada AGM Registration is OPEN!

Good Morning Everyone,

The FVC AGM is June 6 & 7th in Ottawa. Shannon Adshade is interested in going & suggested that if anyone else is considering attending we should think about car pooling. The AGM & conference is worthwhile. I went two years ago in Toronto and found it very helpful, great for connecting […]