Two years into the Trudeau 2.0 Minority Term, which day will Justin call the election that only he wants?

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Elections watchdog fines former PMO staffer for voting in wrong riding
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Published Aug 21, 2023 • 2 minute read
A former staffer in the Prime Minister's Office has been fined $1,500 by the commissioner of elections for knowingly voting in the wrong riding in 2021.
A former staffer in the Prime Minister's Office has been fined $1,500 by the commissioner of elections for knowingly voting in the wrong riding in 2021.
OTTAWA — Canada’s elections watchdog has fined a former staffer in the Prime Minister’s Office $1,500 for knowingly voting in the wrong federal riding in 2021.


A summary of the notice of the violation on the election commissioner’s website said Ayesha Chughtai tried to cast a ballot at the returning officer’s office in the Alberta riding of Calgary Skyview on Sept. 2, 2021.


The notice said she was told she couldn’t vote there because she didn’t live in the riding.

The notice said she tried to argue there was a rule allowing someone who moved within the last six months to vote in their former electoral district, but she was told she was wrong.



When she left the office, the commissioner said witnesses heard Chughtai tell staff she would be voting for the Liberal candidate, George Chahal, in an advance poll. She did so on Sept. 13.


The notice said that Chughtai was volunteering for Chahal at the time, as well as being employed by the Liberal party during the election. She was also working for the Prime Minister’s Office.

Chughtai posted on Facebook, saying that she’s aware of the notice of violation.

“I wish to emphasize that at all times I acted in good faith. I continue to this day to own my home in the riding and I incorrectly believed that I was eligible to continue to vote in that riding,” she wrote.

“I regret the circumstances and have co-operated with Elections Canada throughout the process.”

The PMO did not respond to questions, instead directing questions to the Liberal party.

In a written statement, party spokesperson Matteo Rossi said the party learned of the matter from the online notice on Monday.


“Any violation of Canada’s election laws is completely unacceptable. Everyone must follow the rules governing elections,” Rossi wrote.

He declined to answer any further questions, directing them instead to Chughtai.

The commissioner of elections said the fact that Chughtai worked for the Liberals and the PMO, along with the fact that she reportedly said she would be voting in the advance poll in Calgary despite being told she could not do so, were aggravating factors in her case.

That increased her fine from the baseline amount of $1,000.

“The failure of those involved in the political process to comply with the rules adopted by Parliament to ensure a fair election can contribute to a loss of public confidence in the integrity of members of the political class, which may, as a result, increase voter apathy,” the notice of the fine said.
 

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I’m thinking an election is a ways off at this point…right Jagmeet?
The last 30 seconds above are the best…
Trudeau says he’s leading the NDP/Libs into the next election sometime, & two of the potential replacements for Trudeau in his cult of personality party are…Anand & Freeland? The NDP are going to get decimated whenever the next election happens federally for propping up this insanity.
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I think we need another-another Carbon Tax to make this even more crushing, ‘cuz that’ll be the focus of good-feels, right?

 

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I’m thinking an election is a ways off at this point…right Jagmeet?
The last 30 seconds above are the best…
Trudeau says he’s leading the NDP/Libs into the next election sometime, & two of the potential replacements for Trudeau in his cult of personality party are…Anand & Freeland? The NDP are going to get decimated whenever the next election happens federally for propping up this insanity.
I think we need another-another Carbon Tax to make this even more crushing, ‘cuz that’ll be the focus of good-feels, right?
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The credit rating thing in the last 30?

Good credit is a valid reason to get drunk and go shopping?
 

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I’m thinking an election is a ways off at this point…right Jagmeet?
The last 30 seconds above are the best…
Trudeau says he’s leading the NDP/Libs into the next election sometime, & two of the potential replacements for Trudeau in his cult of personality party are…Anand & Freeland? The NDP are going to get decimated whenever the next election happens federally for propping up this insanity.
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I think we need another-another Carbon Tax to make this even more crushing, ‘cuz that’ll be the focus of good-feels, right?

Word salad Cynthia almost as annoying as the VP to our south .
 

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I’m thinking an election is a ways off at this point…right Jagmeet?
The last 30 seconds above are the best…
Trudeau says he’s leading the NDP/Libs into the next election sometime, & two of the potential replacements for Trudeau in his cult of personality party are…Anand & Freeland? The NDP are going to get decimated whenever the next election happens federally for propping up this insanity.
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I think we need another-another Carbon Tax to make this even more crushing, ‘cuz that’ll be the focus of good-feels, right?

Does Freeland even know what she's talking about? They've been "focussed on housing since she was first elected?" Seriously? LMAO
 
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Does Freeland even know what she's talking about? They've been "focussed on housing since she was first elected?" Seriously? LMAO
We can tell by the disaster that file has become. Abut the only things running more or less properly are the areas turdOWE put on ignore.
 

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When will Trudeau called this next election? Not anytime soon according to the pole results.

In terms of raw popular vote, Conservatives have been leading the Liberals for years. The last two federal elections, in fact, saw the Tories gain more raw votes than Liberals, but since most of those extra Conservative votes were in ridings that already had Conservative MPs, the Liberals were still able to claim a much larger share of seats in the House of Commons.

But over the summer, Conservative sentiment rose just enough that dozens of Liberal and NDP seats in Ontario and Atlantic Canada are now tilted towards the Tories. Analysts can argue over whether this portends a Conservative majority or minority, but according to the number-crunchers at 338Canada, given current conditions there is a 98 per cent chance that the Conservatives would win the most seats in an election.
 
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When will Trudeau called this next election? Not anytime soon according to the pole results.

In terms of raw popular vote, Conservatives have been leading the Liberals for years. The last two federal elections, in fact, saw the Tories gain more raw votes than Liberals, but since most of those extra Conservative votes were in ridings that already had Conservative MPs, the Liberals were still able to claim a much larger share of seats in the House of Commons.

But over the summer, Conservative sentiment rose just enough that dozens of Liberal and NDP seats in Ontario and Atlantic Canada are now tilted towards the Tories. Analysts can argue over whether this portends a Conservative majority or minority, but according to the number-crunchers at 338Canada, given current conditions there is a 98 per cent chance that the Conservatives would win the most seats in an election.
It's coming and apparently MSM will be agast of reality. Their boy will be another unemployment statistic.
 

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These days, the federal NDP is most notable for how weak it is. That it has any real plan, any intellectual coherence, any economic sanity, any vision for improving the country, or that it deserves any electoral success, no serious person can believe.

Its criticisms of the federal government’s failures are wholly ineffective: the government survives only because of the NDP’s support. Party leader Jagmeet Singh often blames inequality, unaffordability or other outcomes he laments on bad Liberal and Conservative policies. He is evidently oblivious to the fact that it his party, not the Conservatives, that is propping up the Liberal government.

The public is not fooled: as long as the NDP allows the Liberal agenda to continue it must share the blame. Whatever credibility the party had it surrendered by supporting the government, and whatever hope it has of restoring its credibility is frustrated by its leader’s singular inauthenticity.

The term “champagne socialist” was coined to describe those who express political solidarity with the poor while themselves enjoying a luxurious lifestyle; Jagmeet Singh’s fondness for luxury watches and tailored suits has inspired the coining of the new term “Rolex socialist.”

Some Liberal members of Parliament heading into a national caucus retreat this week say they're facing blowback from voters at the doorsteps — and they hope the prime minister and his inner circle listen to their concerns before it's too late.

The Liberals are holding three days of meetings starting Tuesday in London, Ont., a key battleground region of southwestern Ontario, as their party faces its worst polling numbers since forming government in 2015.

The talks are set to focus on making housing more affordable and increasing supply, improving health care and fighting climate change, according to a senior government source.

Ahead of the gathering, several MPs told CBC News they don't feel the prime minister listens to their views or solicits their advice.
Justin Trudeau’s first trip to India as prime minister in 2018 was a complete disaster, including inviting a convicted terrorist to dinner. On this latest trip for the G20, he looked back at his last trip and said, “Hold my beer.”

Trudeau went to the G20 over the weekend and made relations with India even worse, while also distancing Canada from key allies.

An election call isn't expected soon and could be as far off as two years.
When Stephen Harper was prime minister, Canada expanded trade with India. We were providing them with not only agricultural goods but fertilizer and uranium for GHG-free nuclear power.

Under Justin Trudeau, Canada recently stopped negotiations on a new trade agreement without explanation, while Britain is expected to complete on by the end of the year.

Saskatchewan accounts for between 30%-40% of all exports to India, and Premier Scott Moe’s government sent a harshly worded letter to the Trudeau government asking for an explanation.

They never got one, neither did the Modi government in India.
 
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When Stephen Harper was prime minister, Canada expanded trade with India. We were providing them with not only agricultural goods but fertilizer and uranium for GHG-free nuclear power.

Under Justin Trudeau, Canada recently stopped negotiations on a new trade agreement without explanation, while Britain is expected to complete on by the end of the year.

Saskatchewan accounts for between 30%-40% of all exports to India, and Premier Scott Moe’s government sent a harshly worded letter to the Trudeau government asking for an explanation.

They never got one, neither did the Modi government in India.
If it weren't for SKParty going to India to set up a trade office....

If it weren't for crop diversification and India as a buyer Canadian farmers wouldn't exists as independent producers. We'd be corporatized.

Maybe that is what Justin wants.

Kill the Kulaks!
 
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If it weren't for SKParty going to India to set up a trade office....

If it weren't for crop diversification and India as a buyer Canadian farmers wouldn't exists as independent producers. We'd be corporatized.

Maybe that is what Justin wants.

Kill the Kulaks!
Yeah…wow…at what cost…generationally?