Reminder: Fair Vote Waterloo Strategy Meeting Tomorrow, 7:00pm, Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Meeting notes now online!


Just a reminder that Fair Vote Waterloo is having a strategy meeting at 7:00pm tomorrow, Wednesday, 11 January 2017 to discuss how we can continue to let our Members of Parliament know that we still want Electoral Reform. Everybody is welcome to attend! You don’t need to be a […]

Four Days To Tell The Government That We Want Proportional Representation

Hello FairVoting Friends,

The public consultations by the Electoral Reform committee end this Friday at 11:59pm. Minister Monsef has said the government needs to know that there is broad support for change.

Can you join us in making your voice heard? There are three easy ways to submit your views to the committee.

You can […]

The Minister of Democratic Reform is attending tonight’s town hall, hope you can as well!

Dear FairVoting Friends,

The Minister of Democratic Reform, Maryam Monsef will attend tonight’s (Wednesday, 14 September 2016) town hall on electoral reform. She wants to hear from Canadians and in particular Canadians from Waterloo Region about electoral reform. This is our opportunity to engage with Minister Monsef on the need for a fair electoral system. […]

Jean-Pierre Kingsley and Minister Maryam Monsef are visiting Waterloo Region and so much more!

Hello FairVoting Friends,

As we approach the 7 October 2016 deadline for public consultations by the Electoral Reform Committee, there are an enormous number of educational and consultation events here in Waterloo Region. Now is the time to come out for an education event or to express your opinion to our government.

Educational […]

On Referenda, Consultations, and Postcards

I was quoted in Luisa D’Amato’s column on 28 June 2016:

D’Amato: Despite Brexit, we need a referendum on electoral reform (Mirror):

Bob Jonkman, co-chair of the Waterloo Region chapter of Fair Vote Canada, says there is barely time to put a new system in place, let alone ask people what they think […]

Fair Vote Waterloo Strategy Meeting on Thursday, 19 May 2016

Minutes of the 2016 Strategy and Executive Meeting now available.


Hi Everyone: Just a reminder of the Strategy Meeting tonight (Thursday) for Fair Vote Waterloo members.

The Hon. Maryam Monsef, Minister of Democratic Institutions has announced the creation of the All-Party Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reform. This committee must table its report […]