Image by hessiebell via Flickr As of 10:15 pm: With 10 of 148 ballot boxed reporting, BC-STV has earned only 44% of the vote so far. 60% of the provincial popular vote is required for the electoral reform referendum to be passed. Currently, provincial popular support for BC-STV is about 39%, a blow for BC-STV supporters. Major news outlets have called the defeat of the … [Read more...] about BC-STV Not Supported by Voters in the Royal City
In Favour Greg Henschel, opposed Anita Hagen. Henschel was a member of the Citizens Assembly on Election Reform. He was chosen at random to participate. He reminds us that the assembly was brought together by the government to give recommendations on electoral reform after recent elections ( for example in 2001 when the Liberals won all but 2 seats with 53% of the popular … [Read more...] about BC-STV Debate Follows All Candidates Event.