Election act changes expand voting rights to one million Canadians living abroad
Submitted by nicko2 on November 24, 2016 - 3:40pm
Nov 24 2016 - 3:36pm
The elections act dropped in the House this morning repeals many of the controversial changes to the voting process that were made by the previous government, including expanding voting rights of Canadians living abroad. More information:
Many will recall that CAIDP wrote an op-ed on this issue of the disenfranchisement of Canadians, including many in our community, living overseas (https://www.caidp-rpcdi.ca/sites/caidp-rpcdi.ca/files/bulletins/Bulletin_no3-2015-EN.pdf).