Monthly Archives: May 2017

Why London Changed to Ranked Ballots: TVO The Agenda

May 30, 2017

Air Date: May 17, 2017 Length: 16:34 About this Video Earlier this month, London became the first city in Canada to ditch the first-past-the-post system. When the city heads to the polls in 2018 for its municipal election, it will use ranked ballots, where voters will choose candidates in order of preference. Josh Morgan, London […]

Is Online Voting the Future? TVO “The Agenda” with Steve Paikin

May 28, 2017

Is Online Voting the Future? Air Date: May 17, 2017 Length: 11:29 About this Video With the 2018 municipal elections creeping closer, some Ontario cities are exploring the idea of online voting to boost voter turnout and make casting a ballot more accessible. Nicole Goodman, director of the Centre for e-Democracy at the Munk School […]

Safety of Health Professionals: News Release May 2017

May 24, 2017

MPP Kathryn McGarry, who has been a nurse for 30 years in Ontario, is available to talk from personal experience about the safety for health care workers. Local Planning Appeal Tribunal News Release – May 16 2017 Please contact me to make arrangements for a telephone interview. Kevin Swayze Director of Communciations Office of Kathryn […]

ROSE CORA PERRY: Canada’s Singer/Songstress, performing this weekend at CAMBRIDGE KIN CARNIVAL

May 23, 2017

FREE PERFORMANCE: Saturday May 27th at 6 pm at Riverside Park (49 King St W, Cambridge, ON N3H 1B5) ROSE CORA PERRY: Canada’s Singer/Songstress Performer since age four. Writer since age seven. CEO of Record Label at 15. Rose Cora Perry is the former frontwoman of major label signed act Anti-Hero and has performed at […]


May 22, 2017

  Damning With Faint Praise Three female Cambridge Councillors present at an International Women’s day breakfast last March. Two of the three routinely (if not always) vote with Mayor Craig. The third Jan Liggett is her own person. She votes according to the issues which means sometimes she votes contrary to the Mayor’s position. Over […]

London, Ont., votes to become 1st Canadian city to use ranked ballots

May 4, 2017

Voters will pick their top choice for candidate and rank other choices CBC News Posted: May 02, 2017 8:57 AM ETLast Updated: May 02, 2017 11:56 AM ET London, Ont., has made history as the first Canadian city to decide to move to a ranked ballot for its next municipal election. A ranked ballot means […]