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  Canadian Employee Federal Government Pension
Canadian federal election, 2004 - The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th general election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
Canadian federal election, 1921 - The Canadian federal election of 1921 was held on December 6, 1921 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
Canadian federal election, 1908 - The Canadian federal election of 1908 was held to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
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Canadian elections are held under a process that reflects well-understood principles and is a part of the country's political culture.
While elections and changes in either the prime minister or the government as a whole may be related to each other, there is no necessary connection between elections and changes in the executive.
Each general election is unique, for while the basic principles on which elections are conducted have varied remarkably little since the beginning, the personnel involved and the issues fought over are never entirely the same.
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 Canadian election statistics
Canadian census and election data, 1908-1968, 1968-1974, 1979-1984.
Includes names of all the candidates to all the federal elections as well as a description of all the ridings.
The objective of the Archive is to systematically collect election statistics in as much detail as possible, including, as a minimum, the results at the level of the individual election districts in which votes are converted into seats.
www.chass.utoronto.ca /datalib/major/election_agg.htm   (424 words)

 Laurier, Sir Wilfrid
In the federal election, the Liberals defeated the Conservatives with 118 seats...
But his party's defeats in the elections of 1878 and 1882 meant a curb to his ambitions, though he himself was re-elected in Québec-Est, and he took less interest in political debate.
After 1908, despite his desire to correct certain abuses arising from the far-reaching changes in society, Laurier focused his attention primarily on 2 bills which, in the final analysis, resulted in his defeat.
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 Federal Election Trivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Canadians have gone to the polls most often in the fall; 13 fall elections have been held since 1867, 12 elections have been held in summer, 9 in the spring and only 5 have been held in winter.
A Prime Minister may lose his or her seat in an election, but can remain in office as long as the party has sufficient support in the House of Commons to be able to govern, though again, he or she must, by custom, win a seat very promptly.
In the general election of December 6, 1921, 4 women ran as candidates and only one was elected: Miss Agnes Campbell MacPhail became the first woman to sit in the House of Commons; she was elected as a Progressive.
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 Canada in the Making - Glossary
Canadian academic, lawyer and politician; prime minister from 1891 to 1892.
Canadian lawyer, businessman and politician, prime minister from 1930 to 1935.
Canadian lawyer, judge and politician who headed the Berger Commission in the mid-1970s to examine the effects that building a pipeline through the Mackenzie Valley in the North West Territories could cause on land occupied by Aboriginals.
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 Historical Voter Turnout in Canadian Federal Elections - 1867-2004
However, it is important to note the fluctuations of the numbers and percentage of registered voters as a percentage of the whole Canadian population (as measured at the census prior to the election).
For example, the portion of Canadians under 15 years of age has dropped from 32.5% in 1941 to 19.1% in 2001; this figure is calculated from Census data available at Stats Canada.
With this change in demographics in mind, one actually should have seen an increase in the percentage of Canada's total population who vote in an election as the Canadian population aged.
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 Canadian federal election, 2004 information - Search.com
The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th General Election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
Although the election was initially widely expected to be a relatively easy romp for Martin to a fourth consecutive Liberal majority government, during the campaign many began instead to predict a far more closely-fought election after the Sponsorship scandal broke out.
On election day, polling times were arranged to allow results from most provinces to be announced more or less simultaneously, with the exception of Atlantic Canada, whose results were known before the close of polling in other provinces.
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 Canadian federal election results (1900-1919)
For detailed results for an election, see:\n* 9th General Election, 1900\n* 10th General Election, 1904\n* 11th General Election, 1908\n* 12th General Election, 1911\n* 13th General Election, 1917
\n} + In the 1917 election, the Conservative Party, along with many Liberals, ran as the Unionist Party.
Canadian federal elections Canadian federal election results (1880-1899) Canadian federal election results (1920-1939)
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In the Canadian federal election of June 25,
The charismatic, intellectual, handsome, single, and fully bilingual Trudeau soon captured the hearts and minds of the nation, and the period leading up to the election saw such intense feelings for him that it was dubbed "Trudeaumania." At public appearances, he was confronted by screaming girls, something never before seen in Canadian politics.
Images of Trudeau standing fast to the rioters were broadcast across the country, and swung the election even further in the Liberals' favour as many English-speaking Canadians believed that he would be the right leader to fight the threat of Quebec separatism.
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 Elections Canada On-Line | Past Elections
In the case of an election by acclamation, for instance, the number of registered electors on the lists for that electoral district was included in the total number of registered electors for some elections, but not for others.
Voter turnout figures have been corrected where appropriate: to estimate turnout in these cases, the total number of votes cast in a plural-member electoral district was divided by the number of members elected from that district (see Scarrow 1962).
This percentage rises to 70.9 when the number of electors on the lists is adjusted to account for electors who had moved or died between the enumeration for the 1992 referendum and the election of 1993, for which a separate enumeration was not carried out except in Quebec, as the 1992 electoral lists were reused.
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 William Lyon Mackenzie King
Although the Liberals lost the 1930 election, it was to their benefit in the long run.
He recognized that this did not mean forcing all Canadians to espouse one single vision, but accommodating a multitude of differing, and sometimes conflicting, viewpoints.
It was this wisdom and his ability to compromise that allowed King to successfully negotiate the issue of conscription in 1944 and avoid the divisiveness of 1917.
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 Canadian federal election, 2006 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The election resulted in a minority government led by the Conservative Party with Stephen Harper becoming the 22nd Prime Minister of Canada.
Jim Harris, 44, Leader of the Green Party of Canada during the 2006 federal election.
On December 27, 2005, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police announced it was investigating allegations that Liberal Finance Minister Ralph Goodale's office had engaged in insider trading before making an important announcement on the taxation of income trusts.
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 Canada's Youth Criminal Justice Act - Main Page
(This Act had itself replaced the 1908 Juvenile Delinquents Act.) Bill C-3 was developed and based upon A Strategy for the Renewal of Youth Justice, released by the government in May 1998 as its response to Renewing Youth Justice, the April 1997 Report of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Legal Affairs.
Parliamentary Research Branch (PRB) of the Library of Parliament works exclusively for the Canadian Parliament conducting research and providing analysis and policy advice to Members of the Senate and House of Commons and to parliamentary committees on a non-partisan and confidential basis.
Speaking to members of the Canadian Bar Association at their annual meeting here yesterday, Toews said he is considering amending the legislation to give judges authority over alleged young offenders at a much earlier stage than allowed currently.
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 Canada 2004 · Federal Election Results · Canadian Federal Election 2004
Canada 2004 · Federal Election Results · Canadian Federal Election 2004
Note: This site is not affiliated with or sponsored or by any political party, candidate, entity, or organization.
It does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external sites.
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 Canadian federal election, 1908 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Canadian federal election of 1908 was held on October 26 to elect members of the 11th Parliament of the Canadian House of Commons.
Sir Robert Borden's Conservatives and Liberal-Conservatives won ten additional seats.
Sources: http://www.elections.ca -- History of Federal Ridings since 1867
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Canadian_federal_election,_1908   (129 words)

 Canadian Social Science Data Files - U of Calgary
For an overview of Canadian sources of Social Statistics (which may or may not be in the University of Calgary print or data collection), use the search engine at the Statistics Canada Website.
Canadian National Election Study : 1965, 1972, 1984, 1988
Canadian National Elections and Quebec Referendum Panel Study, 1974- 1979-1980
www.ucalgary.ca /~libdata/adc/cdndata.html   (247 words)

 Canadian Census and Election Data, 1908-1968
This data collection contains seven files of Canadian census and election data, each corresponding to a particular electoral period when the number of constituencies was fixed.
The election data include information on the total valid vote cast and the percentage of the total vote received by each of the major parties, including the Conservative, Liberal, Socialist, Labor, Independent, Progressive, CCF, Social Credit, NDP, and Creditiste parties, as well as a total for all other parties.
Detailed file-level information (such as LRECL, case count, and variable count) may be found in the file manifest.
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 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » Chambly (electoral district)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Chambly (also known as Chambly—Verchères) was a federal electoral district in the province of Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1867 to 1935, and from 1968 to 2004.
It was created by the British North America Act of 1867.
By-election: Resignation of Richard Grisé, 30 May 1989
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 Canadian Election Results: 1867-2004
Source: Party Candidates and Votes: Library of Parliament; Turnout: Elections Canada
Notes: Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding.
**Note that the official voter turnout figure in 2000 is 61.2%, but that Elections Canada later realized that this was based on a voters' list that was artificially inflated by almost a million duplicate names.
www.sfu.ca /~aheard/elections/1867-2004.html   (127 words)

 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » Algoma West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Algoma West was a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1904 to 1968.
It was located in the province of Ontario.
Algoma West was created in 1903 from Algoma, and was abolished in 1966 into Algoma and Sault Ste.
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 Canadian Social Science Data Files - U of Calgary
Canadian Social Science Data Files - U of Calgary
Canadian National Elections and Quebec Referendum Panel Study
Survey on the Importance of Nature to Canadians
www.ucalgary.ca /~libdata/adc/cdndata.new.html   (62 words)

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