October 1, 2005

Le temps des solutions

Quand la Commission sur le déséquilibre fiscal mise en place par le Gouvernement du Québec a présenté son rapport en mars 2002, l’accueil a été positif au Québec et...

Alain Noà«l
October 1, 2005

Political parties, money, and public policy

In the dying days of Jean Chrétien’s prime ministership, after he had long announced that he was going to retire, he pushed Bill C-24 through the House to radically...

Stephen LeDrew
October 1, 2005

Electoral reform in BC: so near and yet so far

Since British Columbia’s referendum on electoral reform on May 17, the fates of neither the BC-STV (single transferable vote) proposal nor BC’s electoral system have been decisively determined. The...

Patrick Thomson, James Maunder
October 1, 2005

BC electoral reform: voters to decide, again

The Citizens’ Assembly is again in the news in British Columbia. The Campbell government has decided to submit the electoral system recommendation of the assembly (a form of the...

Gordon Gibson