Canadian Liberal Party Enters A Legal Coup Position

The Canadian Liberal Party enters a Legal coup position, what I mean by that is by forming a coalition party with the NDP and with written support from the Bloc they can legally overthrow the current sitting Conservative Party Government for power! As far as I can tell this is…

Oakville's New Mayor

Looks like we have a new Mayor here in Oakville, the not-so-green parties Rob Burton. The "Green" party is not affiliated at all with the actual green party of Canada; they are just a group of people who do not want to see any more construction in the…

Oakville Elections: Whats Taking So Long

40 minutes since the poling stations closed and so far only 4 of the 67 total polling stations have reported. I wouldn't be so upset on how long its taking them if they were actually physically counting them, but they are not. Its all done electronically (but with a paper…

Local MP Has A Podcast

Our Local MP for Halton, Garth Turner, has a podcast that has been going steady since late Februrary! If your in the Halton area or just awnt to see what an MP actually does, then you should check it out. [RSS Feed] At the Town Hall meeting last week, I…

Even After Elected

Even after Garth Turner was elected as MP of Halton he said this: My job is to represent you to Ottawa, and not the other way around – which is why the Town Halls, the online voting, the questionnaires and the door-knocking are so important. That’s how, along with you…

A Win For Pro-User Zealots

Looks like the Cory Doctorow, EFF, Michael Geist, the folks over at TuCows and all the rest of us pro-user zealots have helped in the defeat of former "Hollywood" MP Sam Bulte! From Michael Geist's blog last night: In 2004, Sam Bulte won Parkdale-High Park by 3521 votes.…

Play It Again Sam!

Ross has a good commentary on Sam Bulte who is the running MP candidate in his area: She also let slip that for her, the extremists are only in it “because they want to download”. Downloading? Excuse me? This has nothing to do with downloading. This is about you being…