By Jean Ko Din, Michael Duncan, Nuruddin Qorane and David Rockne Corrigan Ryersonian Staff Chrystia Freeland was greeted by a chorus of supporters chanting her name after she won the Toronto Centre byelection for the Liberal party Monday night. Freeland defeated NDP candidate Linda McQuaig with a 13 percentage point lead in the polls and more than 3,000 more votes. […]
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The same issue dominating newsstands for the last few weeks – corruption in the senate and Toronto city hall – carried over into the first all-candidates debate for the Toronto Centre byelection Wednesday evening. Candidates for the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and even the Green party, which was previously barred from national debates, took part in the televised debate hosted by Rogers Television. […]
The cost of the tuition is hotly debated everywhere and that includes the Toronto Centre byelection where the Green Party and its candidate John Deverell are offering a unique solution to the problem. Deverell proposes a possible carbon tax on “fossil fuels” instead of lowering tuition. The tax could be used to address climate change and provide a subsidy to […]