Federal Election

CLOVERDALE-LANGLEY CITY: Conservative Tamara Jansen unseats Liberal incumbent

CLOVERDALE-LANGLEY CITY: Conservative Tamara Jansen unseats Liberal incumbent

Jansen defeats Liberal MP John Aldag at the polls

  • Oct 21, 2019
SOUTH SURREY-WHITE ROCK: Kerry-Lynne Findlay wins seat for Conservatives

SOUTH SURREY-WHITE ROCK: Kerry-Lynne Findlay wins seat for Conservatives

Findlay unseats Liberal incumbent Gordie Hogg

  • Oct 21, 2019
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau wave as they go on stage at Liberal election headquarters in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

ELECTION ROUNDUP: Voters add blue to Surrey’s federal palette

Liberals lose two ridings but still hold a majority of seats in Surrey, sending three MPS back to Ottawa

SURREY-NEWTON final numbers: Liberal Sukh Dhaliwal re-elected with 45% of votes

SURREY-NEWTON final numbers: Liberal Sukh Dhaliwal re-elected with 45% of votes

‘From Day One, we knew it would be a hard-fought campaign,’ he says

  • Oct 21, 2019
SURREY-NEWTON final numbers: Liberal Sukh Dhaliwal re-elected with 45% of votes
SURREY CENTRE: Incumbent Liberal MP Randeep Sarai re-elected

SURREY CENTRE: Incumbent Liberal MP Randeep Sarai re-elected

Surrey Centre’s predecessor, Surrey North, was largely dominated by conservative candidates in recent decades

SURREY CENTRE: Incumbent Liberal MP Randeep Sarai re-elected
FLEETWOOD-PORT KELLS: Liberal incumbent Ken Hardie re-elected

FLEETWOOD-PORT KELLS: Liberal incumbent Ken Hardie re-elected

The Fleetwood-Port Kells riding contains Fleetwood, Clayton, Fraser Heights, Port Kells and East Newton

FLEETWOOD-PORT KELLS: Liberal incumbent Ken Hardie re-elected
Liberal candidate Carla Qualtrough is embraced by her husband Eron Main as she steps to the podium to make her acceptance speech after winning a second term as Delta’s MP on Monday, Oct. 21. (James Smith photo)

UPDATE: Liberal Carla Qualtrough re-elected in Delta

Qualtrough says she looks forward to hitting the ground running and picking up where her government left off

Liberal candidate Carla Qualtrough is embraced by her husband Eron Main as she steps to the podium to make her acceptance speech after winning a second term as Delta’s MP on Monday, Oct. 21. (James Smith photo)
A woman casts her ballot in the riding of Vaudreuil-Soulanges, west of Montreal, on election day on October 19, 2015. Courts in Quebec and British Columbia have ordered recounts in two ridings where the runners-up are hoping a review could snatch victories from the jaws of every-so-narrow losses. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Graham Hughes
A woman casts her ballot in the riding of Vaudreuil-Soulanges, west of Montreal, on election day on October 19, 2015. Courts in Quebec and British Columbia have ordered recounts in two ridings where the runners-up are hoping a review could snatch victories from the jaws of every-so-narrow losses. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Graham Hughes
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New Democrats want ballot recount in Port Moody–Coquitlam

NDP candidate says she lost to her Conservative rival by just 153 votes

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Jody Wilson-Raybould announces that she will run as a independent in the fall election during a news conference in Vancouver, Monday, May 27, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019
Jody Wilson-Raybould announces that she will run as a independent in the fall election during a news conference in Vancouver, Monday, May 27, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer participates in an interview reflecting on the 2019 Federal election, in Ottawa, on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Possible to hold socially conservative views and be prime minister: Scheer

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said he knows his future is not guaranteed

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer participates in an interview reflecting on the 2019 Federal election, in Ottawa, on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau wave as they go on stage at Liberal election headquarters in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press)

Analysis: B.C. shone bright for major parties in 2019 federal election

A post-mortem following the Black Press Media series on B.C.’s role in the Oct. 21 vote

  • Oct 25, 2019
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau wave as they go on stage at Liberal election headquarters in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press)
Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)

May sees room for consensus on climate action, pharmacare in new Parliament

The Greens return with three MPs, fewer than many anticipated after promising signs of support

Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)
FILE - Pipeline pipes are seen at a Trans Mountain facility near Hope, B.C., Thurs., Aug. 22, 2019. A newly re-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wed., Oct. 23, 2019 that he wants to build the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion quickly. (Jonathan Hayward / The Canadian Press)

Trudeau: Climate and pipeline are priorities after election

Newly re-elected Trudeau wants to build the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion quickly

FILE - Pipeline pipes are seen at a Trans Mountain facility near Hope, B.C., Thurs., Aug. 22, 2019. A newly re-elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wed., Oct. 23, 2019 that he wants to build the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion quickly. (Jonathan Hayward / The Canadian Press)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the media during a press conference at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019. (Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Trudeau says new cabinet to be sworn in on Nov. 20, vows to work with opposition

Trudeau says he has no plans to establish any sort of formal coalition

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the media during a press conference at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019. (Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)

Saanich Gulf-Islands’s Elizabeth May coy about leadership plans

The federal Green party leader talks possibility of running as MP without being leader

Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)
Premier Scott Moe speaks during the 2019 Saskatchewan Party Convention in Regina on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says he’s a frustrated federalist and that there’s a fire burning in Western Canada. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell)

Trudeau must keep promise to support the West, Kenney and Moe say

‘Albertans feel that everywhere we turn, we are being blocked in, pinned down and even attacked’

Premier Scott Moe speaks during the 2019 Saskatchewan Party Convention in Regina on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says he’s a frustrated federalist and that there’s a fire burning in Western Canada. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell)
People’s Party of Canada leader Maxime Bernier speaks during the Federal leaders French language debate in Gatineau, Que. on Thursday, October 10, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Wattie
People’s Party of Canada leader Maxime Bernier speaks during the Federal leaders French language debate in Gatineau, Que. on Thursday, October 10, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Wattie
Liberal candidate Carla Qualtrough is embraced by her husband Eron Main as she steps to the podium to make her acceptance speech after winning a second term as Delta’s MP on Monday, Oct. 21. (James Smith photo)

Qualtrough ready to ‘hit the ground running’ in second term as Delta’s MP

The Liberal candidate says she looks forward to picking up where her government left off

Liberal candidate Carla Qualtrough is embraced by her husband Eron Main as she steps to the podium to make her acceptance speech after winning a second term as Delta’s MP on Monday, Oct. 21. (James Smith photo)
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks during a news conference in Regina, Tuesday, October 22, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Scheer says Canada more divided than ever, as NDP and Bloc hold cards close

While Liberals were shut out of two key prairie provinces, they took two-thirds of the seats in Ontario

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks during a news conference in Regina, Tuesday, October 22, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld