That’s the question that The Globe and Mail asks us. Citing low turnout in all of the recent provincial elections – all of which saw the incumbent governing parties re-elected – are we seeing a trend being established? “Since Confederation, the re-election of governing parties at the federal level has coincided with a decrease in turnout from the previous election in almost two-thirds of cases.” Click here to read the interesting article. Also, be sure to check out The Independent‘s feature on low voter turnout in Newfoundland and Labrador here.
Margaret Wente says a recent trip to Fogo Island changed her view of Newfoundland. No, it