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A Strategic Vote Is A Wasted Vote

On Facebook, Gary Dale comments Time for the Green Party supporters to vote strategically to change the game. No, Gary, it’s time for Green supporters to vote for the candidate who will best represent them. Strategic voting doesn’t work — … Continue reading

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Who’s Really Splitting The Vote?

In 2011, there was close to 60% voter turnout, of whom about 7% voted Green. That means only about 4.2% of eligible voters voted Green. Compare that to the 40% of eligible voters who didn’t vote at all, and it’s … Continue reading

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I Will Not Retract My Candidacy

I just received an e-mail from a client, a friend, a mentor asking me to retract my candidacy: I know that every vote that the Greens gets gives them money to put forward their ideas – which is obviously good … Continue reading

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A Vote For The Green Party Is…

In a recent conversation on Twitter @Maark0_o debates @Raffi_RC about the merits of voting for the Green Party. Of course, the Liberals will say a vote for the Greens is a vote for the Conservatives, the NDP say a vote … Continue reading

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Strategic Voting Never Works

David Weber (@DavidWeberGreen), Green Party candidate for Kitchener South — Hespeler tweets: At best, #STRATEGIC voting might keep you from getting something you don't want. It NEVER CAN GET you WHAT YOU WANT — David Weber (@DavidWeberGreen) July 8, 2015 Strategic … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day!

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Condolences to the friends and family of Wayne Wettlaufer

I would like to extend my condolences to the friends and family of Wayne Wettlaufer, Waterloo Region councillor and former Member of Provincial Parliament, who passed away this weekend. –Bob.

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At Gord Miller’s Nomination Meeting

At Gord Miller’s Guelph nomination meeting on Monday, 8 June 2015: Bob Jonkman, seeking nomination in Kitchener-Conestoga; David Weber, Kitchener — South Hespeler; Angela Salewsky, Etobicoke — Lakeshore; and Gord Miller, Guelph. Picture from Facebook by Laurel L. Russwurm used … Continue reading

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Bob Jonkman, Green Party of Canada

I am seeking the nomination to be a candidate for the Green Party of Canada in the riding of Kitchener-Conestoga. Kitchener-Conestoga boundaries

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