Federal Election

Election results reflect a divided nation

Election results reflect a divided nation

Under the guise of a minority victory for Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Canadians…

  • Oct 22, 2019
Liberals to win most seats in 2019 federal election

Liberals to win most seats in 2019 federal election

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau is expected to remain prime minister but the…

LIVE results: Conservative Party’s Earl Dreeshen wins Red Deer-Mountain View riding

LIVE results: Conservative Party’s Earl Dreeshen wins Red Deer-Mountain View riding

Earl Dreeshen will continue being a MP in central Alberta. The Conservative…

Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff                                Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins, with his wife Barbara by his side, thanks supporters on election night.

LIVE results: Blaine Calkins wins Red Deer-Lacombe riding

Conservative incumbent Blaine Calkins has won the Red Deer-Lacombe riding, according to…

Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff                                Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins, with his wife Barbara by his side, thanks supporters on election night.
Election 2019 gets underway with Atlantic Canada going largely Liberal

Election 2019 gets underway with Atlantic Canada going largely Liberal

OTTAWA — The Liberals are dominating early returns in Atlantic Canada but…

Election 2019 gets underway with Atlantic Canada going largely Liberal
Polls in Alberta now closed

Polls in Alberta now closed

And now we wait. As of 7:30 p.m. local time, polls in…

Polls in Alberta now closed
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Election 2019 gets underway with polls closing in Atlantic Canada

Election 2019 gets underway with polls closing in Atlantic Canada

OTTAWA — The polls have closed in Atlantic Canada, signalling the start…

Election 2019 gets underway with polls closing in Atlantic Canada
Federal parties in for long night as voting heads into final hours

Federal parties in for long night as voting heads into final hours

OTTAWA — Federal parties could be in for a long and tense…

Federal parties in for long night as voting heads into final hours
Janet de Laforest heads into Joseph Welsh School in Red Deer to vote Monday morning. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff

Red Deer residents stress importance of voting

A few Red Deer voters expressed the importance of participating in the…

Janet de Laforest heads into Joseph Welsh School in Red Deer to vote Monday morning. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff
Advance polls show a 29% increase: Elections Canada

Advance polls show a 29% increase: Elections Canada

Advance poll numbers released Tuesday show a 29 per cent increase in…

Advance polls show a 29% increase: Elections Canada
Singh says NDP would form coalition with the Liberals to stop Tories

Singh says NDP would form coalition with the Liberals to stop Tories

OTTAWA — NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said Sunday he will do “whatever…

Singh says NDP would form coalition with the Liberals to stop Tories
Trudeau dons protective vest as security threat delays Toronto-area rally

Trudeau dons protective vest as security threat delays Toronto-area rally

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau took extraordinary safety precautions at…

Trudeau dons protective vest as security threat delays Toronto-area rally
(The Canadian Press)

Do you think election day should be a federal holiday?

58% of Canadians surveyed think they should get the day off

  • Oct 10, 2019
(The Canadian Press)
Red Deer election jobs go unfilled
Red Deer election jobs go unfilled
PPC Red Deer area candidates want to protect property rights

PPC Red Deer area candidates want to protect property rights

People’s Party of Canada’s Red Deer area candidates want to reduce crime…

PPC Red Deer area candidates want to protect property rights
Trudeau, Scheer, May fight for votes in Toronto while Singh sticks with B.C.

Trudeau, Scheer, May fight for votes in Toronto while Singh sticks with B.C.

OTTAWA — Jagmeet Singh’s love affair with British Columbia continues today, as…

Trudeau, Scheer, May fight for votes in Toronto while Singh sticks with B.C.
Central Alberta federal election candidates gear up, nomination deadline ended Monday afternoon

Central Alberta federal election candidates gear up, nomination deadline ended Monday afternoon

Eleven candidates representing six parties in Red Deer-Lacombe, Red Deer-Mountain View

  • Sep 30, 2019
Central Alberta federal election candidates gear up, nomination deadline ended Monday afternoon
Meet 2019 federal election candidates for Red Deer area Oct. 15

Meet 2019 federal election candidates for Red Deer area Oct. 15

Meet the federal election candidates Oct. 15. The Golden Circle Senior Resource…

Meet 2019 federal election candidates for Red Deer area Oct. 15
Election forum for Red Deer area candidates Oct. 10

Election forum for Red Deer area candidates Oct. 10

Federal election forum in Red Deer is happening Oct. 10. The Red…

Election forum for Red Deer area candidates Oct. 10
May promises a balanced Green budget as party leaders hit coasts

May promises a balanced Green budget as party leaders hit coasts

OTTAWA — Green Leader Elizabeth May says her party, if elected, would…

May promises a balanced Green budget as party leaders hit coasts