Politics

Flint water crisis four years later

November 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

Laxana Paskaran, Michelle Guo, and Lola Waheed FLINT, Mich – The heart of downtown Flint, a mere four-hour drive from Toronto, looks like a ghost town with only a few residents walking down the streets...

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By Justin Mowat Brooklyn, N.Y. — Congresswoman-elect, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, represents the new face of American politics—outspoken, racialized and a member of the working class. After Tuesday’s U.S. midterm elections, Ocasio-Cortez, 29, is also the youngest...

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Democrats take the win in Michigan

November 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Michigan will get a blue governor for 2019, as Whitmer beat out Republican candidate Bill Schuette by about 10 points for the highest seat in the state....

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As predicted, Democrats won a majority of seats in the House last night, with 221 seats to the Republicans' 196....

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Talib will make history as the first Palestinian-American woman elected to the US Congress. She will be one of two of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, alongside Somali-American Ilhan Omar of Minnesota....

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Polls indicate the 29-year-old should handily defeat Republican Anthony Pappas in New York’s 14th Congressional District....

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TOVotes: Crawford Wins Ward 20 by 383 Votes

October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caitrin Hodson Gary Crawford took Ward 20 in a race against fellow incumbent Michelle Holland-Berardinetti that went down to the wire – the final result decided by 383 votes. It was a race that truly...

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Dan Hollingbery Paula Fletcher won a commanding victory Monday night over Mary Fragedakis in Ward 14, but it was a bittersweet win. Fletcher received nearly half of the vote in Toronto-Danforth, with 16,467 votes cast...

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Anthony Perruzza has defeated Giorgio Mammoliti for the hotly contested Ward 7 seat. Perruza won with 8,336 votes or 36.8 per cent of the vote. Mammoliti was behind in second place and received 5,625 or...

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TOVotes: Matlow beats Mihevic in Ward 12

October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ryan Glaysher Josh Matlow pulled out a big election win over councillor Joe Mihevc in the newly amalgamated Ward 12 on Monday night. The veteran councillors were forced into competition as a result of the...

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