[kwlug-disc] Asking questions of candidates during the election.

unsolicited unsolicited at swiz.ca
Thu Mar 31 18:41:23 EDT 2011


Paul Nijjar wrote, On 03/31/2011 5:20 PM:
> On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 04:40:51PM -0400, L.D. Paniak wrote:
>> It seems there is no mechanism for registering a protest vote at the
>> federal level:
>>
>> http://www.elections.ca/res/pub/ecdocs/EC10470_e.pdf
>>
>> See Section 10.3.9.
> 
> But if you reject your ballot then this is still counted as a vote
> (i.e. you showed up and went through the motions). 

Which seems reasonable - you're engaged, you showed up, you 
participated - but you don't like the choices available.

OTOH - not much excuse for not liking the choices, and not running 
yourself.



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