FVC News

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

By Kelly Carmichael
October 12, 2017

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 …

We asked NDP Candidates Key Questions on How They Would Deliver Proportional Representation.

By Kelly Carmichael
August 15, 2017

Scroll down and click on images to see their individual responses. With the help of our NDP caucus (“New Democrats for Fair Voting”) we have put together three key questions to assess each NDP Candidate’s commitment to ensuring electoral reform …

Your Survey Results said ‘sharper tactics will deliver proportional representation to Canada!’

By Kelly Carmichael
August 11, 2017

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Change of government opens the door to electoral reform!

By Kelly Carmichael
July 4, 2017

For Immediate Release Sent to media: June 30, 2017 Since May, citizens in British Columbia have been biting their nails waiting to see who will govern their Province. NDP Leader John Horgan emerged from the Government House to announce that …

It was Justin Trudeau’s way or ‘No Way’.

By Kelly Carmichael
June 29, 2017

For immediate release – June29, 2017 Voters understand that changing the electoral system was never a run-of-the-mill issue. When more than 50% of voters sit on the sidelines in any given election, while one party with a false majority is …

Proportional Representation on BC’s front burner!

By Kelly Carmichael
June 2, 2017

For Immediate Release May 31, 2017 British Columbia voted for change and it would appear John Horgan and Andrew Weaver have found common ground to deliver real change. They have signed a Supply and Confidence Agreement and intend to work …

Poll Posters

By Kelly Carmichael
May 23, 2017

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Poll of 15,000 shows strong majority want Liberal MPs to uphold the promise of proportional representation for 2019

By Kelly Carmichael
May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017 For Immediate Release Local polls in 20 Liberal ridings finds consensus: Canadians want their MPs to vote Yes to Proportional Representation! An upcoming vote in the House of Commons is giving MPs a chance to stand up …

RELEASE: Fair Vote Canada calls on NDP and Greens to form a governing coalition or accord and implement proportional representation

By Kelly Carmichael
May 10, 2017

Wednesday May 10, 2017 For immediate release A majority of BC voters have voted for parties that support proportional representation, says Fair Vote Canada. “The NDP and Greens will, together, have a majority of MLAs who ran on a platform …

Join us for FVC’s AGM – Where do we go from here? / l’AGA 2017 – Et maintenant, où allons-nous?

By Kelly Carmichael
May 5, 2017

  Français suivre Join us for Fair Vote Canada’s 2017 AGM! A look at the Electoral Landscape in Canada and abroad. Registration is Now Open! Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 Concordia University – Loyola Campus 7141 Sherbrooke St W Richard J. …

RELEASE: Accountability, Proportional Representation and the BC Election

By Kelly Carmichael
April 12, 2017

Tues. Apr. 11, 2017 For immediate release As British Columbia voters get set to go to the polls on May 9, they will have their first opportunity to elect a government committed to proportional representation. In recent interviews with Fair …

Statement by Fair Vote Canada re: third party status in by-elections

By Kelly Carmichael
April 3, 2017

Fair Vote Canada is a multi-partisan citizen campaign for proportional representation. We support candidates and parties who support the principle of proportional representation and who will commit to moving the issue forward. We believe all citizens deserve to be fairly …

By Kelly Carmichael
March 28, 2017

Share This: BC Parties and Proportional Representation The BC provincial election is on May 9, 2017. Let’s elect MLAs committed to making every vote count! Jump to What You Can Do and Resources  BC GREENS The BC Greens platform on …