Campaign 2011

Campaign 2011

Canadians are headed to the polls May 2. Watch here for Kings-Hants and West Nova election news.

Stephen Harper details what a Tory majority would mean for Canada while at a rally in Windsor, Nova Scotia.

Big blue Conservative majority

May 03, 2011 - 16 h 43

BY JENNIFER HOEGG

Kings County Advertiser/Register

Canada woke up to a Conservative government May 3. Stephen Harper led the party to 167 seats, well over the 155 necessary for a majority.

Jack...

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Big blue Conservative majority

Kerr wins by a landslide

May 03, 2011 - 12 h 17

By Lawrence Powell

The Spectator

NovaNewsNow.com

 

After a long and exhausting campaign, Greg Kerr quietly accepted...

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Kerr wins by a landslide

Thibault goes out with 3-2 record

May 03, 2011 - 12 h 30

By Tina Comeau

Transcontinental Media

NovaNewsNow.com

 

In a room at the Clare Golf and Country Club where Liberals...

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Thibault goes out with 3-2 record

Get out and vote!

May 02, 2011 - 16 h 13

Today, May 2, is voting day in Canada's 41st annual election.   Acadia University students made a go at encouraging everyone to vote during the campaign.

Students filmed a vote mob April...

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Harper rallies support in Windsor

May 01, 2011 - 18 h 28

Prime Minister Stephen Harper visited the Kings-Hants riding traditionally dominated by Liberal incumbent Scott Brison Saturday to urge Tory backers to convince their friends Canada needs more Conservative...

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Harper rallies support in Windsor

Advance poll numbers up in Kings-Hants, West Nova

April 26, 2011 - 22 h 48

According to preliminary figures from Elections Canada, turnout at advance polls showed a 72 per cent increase from 2008 Kings-Hants.  Over the Easter weekend, 5,233 voters cast a ballot.  The...

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Watching West Nova, forgetting Kings-Hants?

April 26, 2011 - 16 h 04

BY JENNIFER HOEGG

Kings County Advertiser/Register

Who is watching Kings-Hants?

National media, political pundits, strategic voting campaigns don’t mention it, and no national...

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Wolfville citizens' group all about the message

April 26, 2011 - 12 h 58

BY WENDY ELLIOTT

Kings County Advertiser/Register

The local advocacy group, Citizens Assembly for Democracy (CAfD), has been meeting since January of 2010.

A spinoff of its work...

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Wolfville citizens' group all about the message

Vote smart, not strategic

April 26, 2011 - 23 h 07

BY JENNIFER HOEGG

Kings County Advertiser/Register

“I don’t know why someone in Yarmouth, Esquimalt or Kitchener would let someone in a coffee shop in Toronto tell them how to vote.”

Alice...

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