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Ottawa NDP candidate on life openly trans, one-time homelessness: 'People should have role models'

Ottawa NDP candidate on life openly trans, one-time homelessness: 'People should have role models'

OttawaMatters sits down with NDP candidate Lyra Evans to find out what she aims to accomplish in politics and what lead her to run for office in Ottawa-Vanier.
Ontario Liberal Leader in Ottawa, pledging to make the lives of Francophones easier

Ontario Liberal Leader in Ottawa, pledging to make the lives of Francophones easier

Kathleen Wynne was at the Mouvement d’implication francophone d’Orléans (MIFO), where she said a re-elected Liberal Provincial Government would improve the lives of Ontario-Francophones.
At 21, Ottawa Green Patrick Freel aims to put positivity back into politics

At 21, Ottawa Green Patrick Freel aims to put positivity back into politics

OttawaMatters sits down with Green candidate Patrick Freel to find out what draws him into politics at such a young age, and the message he wants to spread in Ottawa West-Nepean.
Fraser on Howard accusations, 'Sometimes people do and say strange things'

Fraser on Howard accusations, 'Sometimes people do and say strange things'

The Liberal Party candidate for Ottawa South calls claims by the riding's PC contender 'bizarre.' The Conservative candidate refuses to comment. 
Low-income, mental health issues take focus at Ottawa-Vanier debate

Low-income, mental health issues take focus at Ottawa-Vanier debate

In the elegant neighbourhood of Rockcliffe Park, candidates in Ottawa-Vanier gathered to discuss issues ranging from a proposed homeless shelter to mental health treatment.
Chiarelli defends Liberal record at Ottawa West-Nepean debate

Chiarelli defends Liberal record at Ottawa West-Nepean debate

Ottawa West-Nepean candidates and residents gathered at Ben Franklin Place on Monday night for a wide-ranging discussion on issues such as healthcare, transit and government finances.
NDP, PCs tied in latest election poll

NDP, PCs tied in latest election poll

Pollara Strategic Insights pegs NDP support at 38 per cent support and the PCs at 37 per cent. The Liberals have 18 per cent support.
Introducing the provincial parties you've never heard of

Introducing the provincial parties you've never heard of

Taking a look at what the None of the Above Party, the Party of Objective Truth, and the Consensus Party of Ontario stand for.
MADD Canada speaks out against PC plan for beer, wine in corner stores

MADD Canada speaks out against PC plan for beer, wine in corner stores

While Ontario has already allowed beer and wine sales in grocery stores, MADD Canada's CEO says those large corporations are generally better at enforcing employee training than convenience stores.
Tenants' group calls for action on unaffordable rents

Tenants' group calls for action on unaffordable rents

The Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario says nearly half of Ontario renter households spend more than 30 per cent of their incomes on rent.
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