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2019 Federal Election

See also, the 2019 Federal Election Voter's Guide and Fact Sheets.

 

September 24, 2019

“Whether it’s income inequality, climate change, labour rights, health care, or housing, what happens in this federal election will have a huge impact on this country and our future.”  — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

October 15, 2019

People with disabilities face many barriers in society. What are federal political parties proposing to enhance the full and equal participation of persons with disabilities in our society?

October 15, 2019

National Union releases a Voter’s Guide factsheet on Immigrant and Refugee Rights.

October 11, 2019

As NUPGE members who work to provide services for seniors can tell you, funding has not kept pace with need.

October 10, 2019

40% of renters in Canada are paying rents that aren’t affordable.

October 9, 2019

With 2 out of 4 national political parties committed to universal child care, the outcome of the election could help reduce the overwhelming costs for families across the country. 

October 8, 2019

When the rich and powerful use tax havens to avoid paying their share, the money going into their overseas bank accounts is effectively coming from public services that could be making life easier for people who are struggling.

October 7, 2019

National Union releases a Voter’s Guide factsheet on Women’s Rights.

October 4, 2019

National Union releases a Voter’s Guide factsheet on Indigenous Rights.

October 4, 2019

National Union releases a Voter's Guide factsheet on pharmacare. With 3 of the 4 national political parties committed to pharmacare, the outcome of this election will be critical to the future of public health care in Canada.