Posts Tagged ‘electoral reform’

Trudeau drives a stake through the heart of any hope for electoral reform..

November 26, 2019

In one of his less-noticed cabinet changes, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has abolished the job of minister for democratic reform. He replaced what had been a key role in the Liberals’ first government with a new position bearing the Gilbert-and-Sullivan-ish title of minister of middle-class prosperity.

That change tells us a lot.

http://rabble.ca/news/2019/11/trudeau-drives-stake-through-heart-any-hope-electoral-reform

Trudeau’s broken promise on electoral reform may cost him the next election

February 10, 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau may have already burned the bridges he built, both to the left and to the right, that won him a majority government in 2015.

http://rabble.ca/multimedia/2017/02/trudeaus-broken-promise-on-electoral-reform-may-cost-him-next-election

Rex Murphy | Trudeau’s Flip-Flop

October 24, 2016

Can Trudeau get away with killing electoral reform?

October 23, 2016

And what happens when a Canadian Prime Minister strongly hints he might walk away from one his most emphatic and unequivocal election promises?

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/karl-nerenberg/2016/10/can-trudeau-get-away-killing-electoral-reform