After a tense 11 week campaign, the federal election is tomorrow, on Monday, October 19th. The four main contenders: the Conservatives, the Liberals, The NDP, and the Green party have revealed their platforms on different Canadian policies. While their platforms are common knowledge, many young people are still uneducated about the parties that could be governing our country. Here’s the rundown if you’re still undecided on which party to vote for:
Young people are notorious for not caring about politics because they feel like the system is broken and because they feel like the issues don’t matter. Political change isn’t a one-way street; take the initiative and go to the polls on October 19th.
*You can check if you’re registered to vote here.
If you’re not registered, go to the nearest polling station at 9:30am to cast your ballot. Bring a piece of federal issued ID like a driver’s license or a passport (A health card is NOT federally issued ID).