Elections Canada has announced that it plans to trial online voting systems sometime in the next few years. I’ve written about some of the concerns with online voting in the past (here and here). Christopher Parsons posts an excellent look at why Elections Canada “cannot secure an online electoral process.”
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Twitter has been buzzing for the past day over an Elections Canada reminder that the Canada Elections Act restricts transmitting election results when the polls remain open in parts of the country and that the restrictions apply in all media, including broadcasting, the Internet and social media. The specific provision […]
Canada's Chief Electoral Officer has recommended reforms that would allow for electronic registration of eligible voteres.
The Chronicle Herald reports that Elections Canada is promoting the use of e-voting, which it believes could increase voter participation.