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Canada Votes 2021

Voter turnout for this year's federal election the lowest since 2008

Voter turnout for this year's federal election the lowest since 2008

Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte had highest turnout among Simcoe County ridings at 59.94% while York-Simcoe was the lowest at 51.37%
<b>ANALYSIS:</b> Tory blue 'political machine' asserts its grip over local landscape again

ANALYSIS: Tory blue 'political machine' asserts its grip over local landscape again

'Unless something radically changes to the demographics of these ridings, I don’t see that changing anytime soon,' says political analyst
MP-elect for Simcoe North is 'ready to get to work'

MP-elect for Simcoe North is 'ready to get to work'

Adam Chambers says PM needs to answer 'hard questions' after snap election that led to little change from 2019 election
PPC supporter accused of causing 'disturbance' at local polling station

PPC supporter accused of causing 'disturbance' at local polling station

'I won’t condemn it just because some people are upset. If it is actually illegal, then it obviously should not occur,' says Simcoe North PPC candidate
Local pupils chose Adam Chambers in 'Student Vote' mock election

Local pupils chose Adam Chambers in 'Student Vote' mock election

More than 3,000 students from 19 elementary and secondary schools in Simcoe North cast ballots as part of Student Vote Canada
Local support for PPC libertarian message 'exceeded expectations'

Local support for PPC libertarian message 'exceeded expectations'

'We've had so much growth. It's incredible,' says candidate Stephen Makk, who also ran for the People's Party of Canada in the last federal election
NDP's Durnford loses with grace; says she'd gladly run again

NDP's Durnford loses with grace; says she'd gladly run again

‘We’re seeing a slow but sure progressive shift,’ says Simcoe North NDP candidate, who offers high praise to retiring MP Bruce Stanton
Dowdall excited for re-election, says election called for 'no reason'

Dowdall excited for re-election, says election called for 'no reason'

'It's depressing ... we're in the exact same spot,' said Dowdall while watching federal election results from his election night party in Collingwood
Newly elected Simcoe North MP credits Stanton for helping steer campaign

Newly elected Simcoe North MP credits Stanton for helping steer campaign

Incoming MP Adam Chambers credits volunteers for helping him keep riding blue
Nearly 80% of eligible voters turned out for a 1950s Canadian election

Nearly 80% of eligible voters turned out for a 1950s Canadian election

Over 43 federal elections, voter turnout rates have ranged from 58.5 per cent to 79.4 per cent