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<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> Candidates share thoughts on universal basic incomes

Canada votes 2021: Candidates share thoughts on universal basic incomes

Some people support them, others reject them, here’s where the candidates stand
<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> Candidates share party plans for tackling the opioid crisis

Canada votes 2021: Candidates share party plans for tackling the opioid crisis

The ongoing battle against rampant opioid addiction continues and the federal parties have various ideas on how best to deal with it
<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> Should mental health care be covered under provincial health plans? Candidates share their thoughts

Canada votes 2021: Should mental health care be covered under provincial health plans? Candidates share their thoughts

The need for mental health services has reached an all-time high during the pandemic, but access to costly private services is out of reach for many Canadians
Liberals move forward to fight climate change and grow the clean economy

Liberals move forward to fight climate change and grow the clean economy

Move forward with a real plan to cut pollution and create jobs, or let Erin O’Toole take us backwards to the Harper days of inaction that would rollback Canada’s climate goals’
Party will work with youth to fight climate change, Liberal candidate Lapointe says

Party will work with youth to fight climate change, Liberal candidate Lapointe says

‘Climate justice is about my generation’s responsibility to protect the rights of youth and future generations to a safe climate future and a clean environment’
<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> What could the federal government do to improve access to services in remote First Nations?

Canada votes 2021: What could the federal government do to improve access to services in remote First Nations?

Many northern and remote First Nations are plagued with boil water advisories and lack of access to services like health care. What are the federal parties saying to address the situation
<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> Candidates chime in on Laurentian and keeping post-secondary schools healthy and solvent

Canada votes 2021: Candidates chime in on Laurentian and keeping post-secondary schools healthy and solvent

In the wake of Laurentian University’s insolvency, we asked the candidates about protecting post-secondary education, and about ensuring access to French and Indigenous higher learning opportunities
<updated>Canada votes 2021:</updated> Are major corporations taxed enough? Local candidates share their thoughts

Canada votes 2021: Are major corporations taxed enough? Local candidates share their thoughts

Criticism of the tax loopholes and tax havens available to corporations is widespread, but what are the parties planning to do about it?
<updated>Canada Votes 2021:</updated> Local candidates share their party’s plans for affordable housing

Canada Votes 2021: Local candidates share their party’s plans for affordable housing

Ensuring the housing market is accessible to more Canadians is often held up as an election priority, but this year the issue of homelessness has also come to the fore
<updated>Canada Votes 2021:</updated> Local candidates weigh in on climate change

Canada Votes 2021: Local candidates weigh in on climate change

Many consider climate change the defining issue of our time — candidates share their party’s plan to tackle the problem