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Elections Federal All-Candidates Meetings

You can help Campaign Life Coalition by attending an all-candidates meeting during election time and asking questions on life/family issues that force the candidates to divulge their position. Then report the answers back to us.

Sample questions you can ask at All-Candidates Meetings

1. Do you support the alleged right of a woman to kill the child in her womb?
2. If elected, will you strive to introduce and pass laws to protect unborn children from the time of conception (fertilization) onward?
3. If elected, would you support all legislative or policy proposals that would result in a meaningful increase of respect and protection for unborn human life?
4. Are there any circumstances under which you believe a woman should have access to abortion?
5. If elected, will you oppose any legislative or regulatory measures designed to permit the deliberate euthanasia of a human being or designed to permit "doctor-assisted suicide"?

Project: Citizen Journalist

Our website now features the capability of showing video clips of MPs and candidates. Please volunteer as a reporter with PROJECT: CITIZEN JOURNALIST

Tools required: (1) friend, (1) camcorder or video enabled camera / phone

Step 1: Find the date(s) of upcoming all candidates meetings (or nomination meetings) in your riding.
Step 2: Attend the meeting with your friend.
Step 3: Try getting seats as close as possible to stage (for best sound quality).
Step 4: Ask one of the sample questions above.
Step 5: While you are questioning, and the candidates are responding, your friend is filming their answers.
Step 6: Contact CLC to arrange getting the video to us. If the video is good, we will post it on the candidates' personal web profile (see sample right), so that all voters can know their position.

 

Locations and dates for key all-candidates meetings

1. OTTAWA-SOUTH (for Ontario provincial byelection)
    Date: Wednesday July 17 , 2013
    Time: 7:15am - 9:15 am 
    Location:   RA Centre - Clark Hall, 2451 Riverside Dr, Ottawa, ON K1H
    (see map)
    Hosted by: Professional Engineers of Ontario
    Note:  Although this debate is open to the public, the host states on their website that the focus of the debate will be on regulatory issues of importance to engineers. This may or may not mean that audience questions will be tightly screened.

2. OTTAWA-SOUTH (for Ontario provincial byelection)
    Date: Sunday July 21 , 2013
    Time: 12 noon (approximately) 
    Location:   Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church, 1940 Saunderson Dr., Ottawa, ON, K1G 2C9
    (see map)
    Note:  This all candidates debate will take place in the church hall, right after the 11am worship service.

2. WINDSOR-TECUMSEH (for Ontario provincial byelection)
    Date: Thursday July 18, 2013
    Time: 7:30pm - 9:00pm  
    Location:   G Caboto Club, 2175 Parent Ave, Windsor, ON N8X 4K2
,  (see map)
    Hosted by:  Windsor-Essex Chamber of Commerce
   Note:  Unfortunately, they are charging a $13.27 entry fee to the public.  You must pre-register through the Chamber's website and their is no guarantee your question will reach the microphone.