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  canadian federal election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Canadian federal elections are nation-wide votes that are held to decide who will govern Canada.
By-elections can be held between general elections when seats become vacant.
Canadian election turn-out is generally higher than that in the United States but lower than in most European nations.
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 Encyclopedia: Canadian federal election, 1972
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.
The Canadian federal election of 1887 was held on February 22, 1887.
In the Canadian federal election of 1965, the Liberal Party of Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson was re-elected with a larger number of seats in the Canadian House of Commons.
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Canadian federal election, 1867 The 1867 election was the first election for the new nation of The Province of Canada wh...
Canadian federal election, 1988 The 1988 Canadian federal election was an election largely fought on a single issue: the...
Federal Bureau of Statistics of the Government of Pakistan The Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS) is one of the departme...
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 Election Resources on the Internet / Recursos Electorales en la Internet
Elections to the New Zealand House of Representatives and Elections to the German Bundestag describe the Mixed Member Proportional (MMP) representation system used in both countries, with results of parliamentary elections held in New Zealand from 1996 to 2005 and in Germany from 1972 to 2005.
The results of parliamentary elections held in Portugal since 1975 (now including results of the early legislative election held on Sunday, February 20, 2005), as well as a description of the proportional representation system used to choose members of the Portuguese legislature are available in Elections to the Portuguese Assembly of the Republic.
The results of parliamentary elections held in Denmark since 1990 (now including final results of the early parliamentary election held on Tuesday, February 8, 2005), as well as an overview of the proportional representation system used to choose members of the Danish legislature are available in Elections to the Danish Folketing.
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The 2000 Canadian federal election was held on November 27, 2000.
The election was regarded as a great success by Prime Minister Jean Chrétien and the Liberal Party, but a failure for every other party.
On election night, controversy arose when a CBC producer's gratuitously sexist comment about Stockwell Day's daughter-in-law, Juliana Thiessen Day, was accidentally broadcast on the Canadian networks' pooled election feed from Day's riding.
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 Election Resources on the Internet: Federal Elections in Canada - Elections to the House of Commons
The 38th general election was called in May 2004 by Prime Minister Paul Martin, a former Finance Minister who was elected leader of the ruling Liberal Party in November 2003 and who has been in office since December 2003, when Jean Chrétien stepped down after ten years as head of government.
The Reform Party (which became the Canadian Alliance in 2000) displaced the Progressive Conservatives as the major right-wing force at the federal level, but the party was unable to mount an effective challenge to the Liberals, who have dominated Canadian federal politics since 1993.
Between 1962 and 1980, eight federal elections were held in Canada, five of which (1962, 1963, 1965, 1972 and 1979) resulted in minority governments, as no party won an absolute majority of seats in the House of Commons.
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 Canadian_federal_election,_1997   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Canadian federal election of 1997 was held on June 2, 1997, to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
Chretien's decision to hold an early election (one of the shorter mandates when a majority government called an election) did not help, while Manitoba was still recovering from a devestating Red River Flood earlier in the year.
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, 1972 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 Rhinoceros Party ran a total of 12 candidates, but because it was not recognized by Elections Canada as a registered party, its candidates were listed as independents.
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 Canadian_federal_election,_1896   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Canadian federal election of 1896 was held on July 11, 1896 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons.
As a result of the election, the Liberal Party, led by Wilfrid Laurier, formed a majority government.
In the 1896 election, the Conservative Party was led by Sir Charles Tupper, a Father of Confederation and former Premier of Nova Scotia.
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 It's 1972 all over again (Canadian Election)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Canadian elections appears to be about as competitive as Mexican elections were until recently.
Under most parliamentary elections, voters must choose from the survivors of the first round, neither of which might be from their preferred party.
Along with federalism, checks and balances and the Bill of Rights competitive elections are part of the constitutional package designed to protect our liberties, and eliminating them from the mix bodes ill for the health of our republic in the long term.
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Under new provisions of the Canada Elections Act that took effect on May 14, 2004, the party need only nominate one candidate in order to qualify for
Conservative Party of Canada, the Progressive Canadian Party was formed by former Progressive Conservatives who opposed the merger.
The new party's official logo and initials are similar to that of the old party, apparently in an effort to capitalize on the well known PC brand name.
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 Timeline 1972
1972 May 22, The island nation of Ceylon became the republic of Sri Lanka, which is Sinhala for resplendent land, with the adopting of a new constitution Under prime minister Sirimavo Bandaranaike.
1972 Jul 31, Thomas F. Eagleton was chosen by the Democratic Party convention and presidential candidate George McGovern on July 31, 1972 as the Vice presidential candidate.
1972 The federal Title IX of the Education Amendment was passed for nondiscrimination and affirmative action.
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 Canadian federal election, 1972   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
[[Image Link]] The election was the second fought by Liberal leader Pierre Trudeau.
Sources: http://www.elections.ca History of the Federal Electoral Ridings since 1867
Canadian federal elections Canadian federal election results (1960-1979)
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The Canadian federal election of 1972 resulted in a slim victory for the governing
Canadian House of Commons, compared to 107 seats for the opposition Progressive Conservatives.
The Liberals entered the election high in the polls, but the spirit of
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 Canadian election surveys and data
Includes names of all the candidates to all the federal elections as well as a description of all the ridings.
A research collection of district level election results for approximately 350 national legislative elections in 26 countries.
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.htm   (657 words)

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1968 - The Liberal Party of Canada lead by Pierre Trudeau wins the Canadian Federal Election
1972 - Apollo 16 lands on the Moon
1972 - Hank The Angry Drunken Dwarf, radio and television personality (+ 2001)
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 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)

 Kingston and the Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kingston and the Islands is a federal and provincial electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario.
The federal riding was created in 1966 from Kingston and parts of Hastings—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington and Prince Edward—Lennox.
This page was last modified 07:34, 10 October 2005.
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 Canadian Political Parties, Elections and Politics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Election Firsts in Canada; Milestones in Canadian Elections
Election results of the 1991 provincial elections in B.C. British Columbia 1996 Provincial Election Forecaster
Election Results for General Election November 3, 1997
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 The NES Bibliography - A   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Instability of Partisanship: An Analysis of the 1980 Presidential Election.
Campbell, James E. The 2000 Presidential Election of George W. Bush:The Difficult Birth of a Presidency.
The Use of National Election Studies for Longitudinal Analysis of Congressional Elections: The Case of Voting for House and Senate, 1972-1978.
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