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  Encyclopedia: Canadian federal election, 1930   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Canadian parliament after the 1917 election The 1917 Canadian federal election (sometimes referred to as the khaki election) was held on December 17, 1917, to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
The Canadian parliament after the 1921 election The Canadian federal election of 1921 was held on December 6, 1921 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
The Canadian federal election of 1935 was held to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Canadian-federal-election,-1930   (4291 words)

  
 Canadian federal election, 1930 - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Canadian federal election of 1930 was held to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
Though obtaining funds from sometimes dubious sources was not a problem, the Liberal election machine was not as efficient as it once was, primarily due to the cause of the age and poor health of many chief strategists.
Canadian voters agreed with Bennett and the Conservatives were elected with a majority of 134 seats in the House Of Commons.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Canadian_federal_election,_1930   (900 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Canadian federal election, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Elections Canada is the non-partisan agency of the Government of Canada responsible for the conduct of federal elections and referendums.
The Canadian federal election of 1878 resulted in the end of Canada suffered an economic depression during Mackenzies term, and his party was pounished by the voters for it.
An election in 2005 is possible because the 2004 federal election held on June 28, 2004, resulted in the election of a Liberal minority government.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Canadian-federal-election,-2006   (1286 words)

  
 Canadian federal election, 1972 - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Canadian federal election of 1972 was held on October 30, 1972 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
On election night, the results appeared to give 109 seats to the Tories, however once the counting had finished the next day, the final results gave the Liberals a minority government and left the New Democratic Party led by David Lewis holding the balance of power.
The election was the second fought by Liberal leader Pierre Trudeau.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/1972_Canadian_election   (988 words)

  
 Canadian federal election, 2004 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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.
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.
Although on the eve of the election the party was polling slightly ahead of the Liberals everywhere west of Quebec, it had dropped in support, polling behind or an par with Liberals everywhere except Alberta and British Columbia, where it held onto its traditional support.
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 Canadian federal election, 1997 - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Canadian federal election of 1997 was held on June 2, 1997, to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
The election closely reflected the pattern that had been set out in the 1993 election.
Commentators on election night even predicting a minority government, although the Liberals were secure in forming the next administration due to a divided opposition.
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 Canadian federal election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Canadian federal elections are nation-wide votes that are held to decide who will govern Canada.
Elections are generally held in either the fall or spring.
Canadian election turn-out is generally higher than that in the United States but lower than in most European nations.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/canadian_federal_election   (927 words)

  
 Federal Election Trivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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.
www.parl.gc.ca /information/about/process/house/electionsTrivia/index.asp?lang=E&pv=1   (3805 words)

  
 Read about 39th Canadian federal election at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research 39th Canadian federal election and ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Canadian House of Commons will be held in Canada in 2005, but it is a very strong possibility.
The move is considered largely unprecedented for a Canadian Prime Minister except in the case of a national emergency.
Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is cleared of all wrongdoing by the federal ethics commissioner regarding allegations she gave a passport to a Romanian stripper on her re-election campaign.
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 Canadian federal election - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Elections can be called by the ruling party at any time and must be called within five years of the last election.
The most recent instance of this was the 1988 election, which was proclaimed by most parties to be a referendum on free trade with the United States.
The next Canadian election is expected in the spring of 2004.
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 Canadian federal election - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Canadian federal election, 1872, Macdonald is re-elected with another majority
Canadian federal election, 1882, Macdonald is re-elected with another majority
Canadian federal election, 1900, Laurier is re-elected with another majority
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 ANATOMY OF THE FEDERAL ELECTION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The federal election campaign may appear to be nothing more than a routine contest between political parties for seats in the House of Commons.
The Canadian Alliance espouses the second vision of Canada---call it the vision of "autonomous regions"----a product of Alberta's long experience as an adversary of the insistence of central Canadians that the policies that have suited their region are "national policies".
The underlying fact of this election is that the Alliance and the Bloc are implicit allies against the Liberals (and the other nation building parties) and their vision of Canada.
www.jameslaxer.com /anatomy.htm   (1007 words)

  
 1997 Federal Election ~ Nuclear Policy Survey
This survey was developed to help the Canadian electorate determine where federal candidates in the upcoming election stand on a number of national nuclear issues and related energy policy questions-ranging from the export of nuclear reactors to renewable energy options.
Several new nuclear initiatives are under consideration by the Canadian government including the possible use of imported plutonium fuel in CANDU reactors, the burial of high level nuclear fuel waste in the Canadian Shield, a new international treaty on transboundary movement of nuclear waste, and a proposal to build a fusion test reactor.
The Canadian government supports the nuclear industry with direct and indirect subsidies, as well as with policies that support the expansion of the nuclear industry and promote the export of nuclear technology and materials.
www.ccnr.org /cnp_survey.html   (2347 words)

  
 Next Canadian Federal Election [Archive] - jolt.co.uk public forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Also, answer my poll question, ok? I also encourage all Canadians who can to vote this election, and if you don't, don't sit on your a$$ when there is more scandal in a year and say "I wish they were out of power", because you could have done something earlier to change that.
I didn't support the NDP in the last election here because of the way they lied about the opposition, miss quoted their leader and called him a pedifile (well a focus group did anyway) for being in a commercial featuring young people that leave our province year after year.
Canadian Alliance Leader Stephen Harper, who has been one of the most vocal critics of the federal government's stance on the war and of anti-American sentiments expressed by Liberal officials, was among those who addressed the cheering crowd.
forums.jolt.co.uk /archive/index.php/t-315014.html   (19414 words)

  
 Canadian federal election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
1988 Canadian election, Brian Mulroney's Tories are re-elected to a second majority government
1997 Canadian election, Chrétien's Liberals are re-elected to a second majority government
2004 Canadian election, is expected to be held this spring, Paul Martin will lead the Liberals who are looking for a fourth consecutive majority government
www.portaljuice.com /canadian_federal_election.html   (738 words)

  
 Canada 2004 · Voter Turnout · Canadian Federal Election 2004
In many general elections, several electoral districts were won by acclamation, hence, no eligible voters nor actual votes were recorded.
Furthermore, in some of the more remote districts, votes were cast but no voters' lists had been prepared.
It does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external sites.
www.nodice.ca /election2004/voterturnout.html   (92 words)

  
 Federal Politics - Canadian Heritage Gallery
The original of this famous painting by Robert Harris was destroyed in the 1916 Parliament buildings fire.
A Young Wilfrid Laurier The young Wilfrid Laurier, born in Lower Canada in 1841, as a rising Quebec Liberal and distinguished in law and journalism.
Robert Borden Robert Borden (1854-1937), Nova Scotia-born, he entered provincial parliament in 1896, took command of the federal Conservative party in 1901, and was Canadian Prime Minister, 1911-1920.
www.canadianheritage.org /galleries/federalpolitics0100.htm   (295 words)

  
 Special Checklist 99-01 (August 13, 1999)
"The Canadian Museum of Civilization Corporation, CMCC (composed of the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canadian War Museum), is pleased to introduce an evolving searchable catalogue of its collections.
Scope: the Canadian Forest Researchers Directory is an information tool that links forestry researchers in Canada as well as providing the forestry community with the capability to locate and contact experts working in forestry research.
The scope of the inventory is limited primarily to federal government documents produced from 1995 to early 1999.
dsp-psd.pwgsc.gc.ca /Checklist/s99-01-e.html   (10756 words)

  
 Burkean Canuck
I think new Canadians may well be the salvation of this country -- they believe in some things remarkably similar to those Old Toronto Ulster Scots.
The usual bugaboos to past Reform, Canadian Alliance, and Conservative campaigns -- BOTH libertarians and social conservatives -- exercised considerable discipline while pushing their issues forward.
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your children as you shoulder the responsibilities we Canadians have no right to ask you to take on.
burkeancanuck.blogspot.com   (1872 words)

  
 Canadian Federal Election Riding-by-Riding Prediction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Observers may recall the "Fred's in, Fred's out" episode from last election.
However, they had an outstanding candidate in Olivia Chow last election as well and failed to win.
Although Liberal incumbent Tony Ianno has few respect from fellow Liberals (rumour was that many Queen's Park Liberal staff went volunteer for Valpy to unseat Ianno), he does have a robust machine for this muti-cultural riding.
www.arts.uwaterloo.ca /~m6chan/2000_federal/eday.htm   (1485 words)

  
 Canadian Eleciton Results: 1867-2000
Source: Party Candidates and Votes: Library of Parliament; Turnout: Elections Canada
**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.
The actual turnout figure is now estimated to be about 64.1%.
www.sfu.ca /%7Eaheard/elections/1867-2000.html   (104 words)

  
 CNW Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
More than 6,000 contributors to the knowledge society - researchers, policymakers and graduate students in the human sciences - from Canada and around the world will present groundbreaking research on a variety of topics within the humanities and social sciences.
Please complete a Media Accreditation form and fax it to the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.
For further information: Jody Ciufo, Associate Executive Director, Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, (613) 238-6112, ext.
www.newswire.ca /en/releases/archive/May2004/20/c5918.html   (331 words)

  
 CANADIAN FEDERAL ELECTIONS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
1930 Canadian election, Bennett's Conservatives win a majority
1935 Canadian election, King's Liberals swept back in majority
1965 Canadian election, Pearson re-elected with another minority government
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 Articles - Canadian federal election, 1930   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Part of the reason for Bennett's success lay in the Liberals'; own handling of the rising unemployment of 1930.
The self-made man who led them had practically rebuilt his party (a significant part of it with his own funds) and developed an election machine which could rival the Liberals';.
Calypso Wireless has partnered with an Italian company to carry out a demo of VoIP over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi) utilizing a GSM-GPRS cell phone.
www.gaple.com /articles/Canadian_federal_election,_1930   (853 words)

  
 Norman Gough's Home Page
She was crowned Miss American and Miss Universe in 1930.
His research interests lie in the processes and iconography of commemoration, the visual culture of the Great War, and the representation of peace and conflict in the 20th/21st century.
"Although I lost, I received the 6th highest number of votes ever in a Canadian federal election contest." His Senate website is located at www.vance.gough.net.
www.scit.wlv.ac.uk /~cm1822/goughlink.htm   (3719 words)

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