Democracy at Work: MPP candidates from Hamilton West - Ancaster - Dundas debate at McMaster University
The Provincial General Election is upon us and on June 7th, 2018, Ontarians will vote for the next provincial government.
A few days ago, candidates from the Hamilton West – Ancaster – Dundas area came to McMaster University for a candidates debate. Started by a McMaster Students Union initiative called MacVotes, the debate is a way to help students have the tools and information they need to do an informed vote.
The candidates at the debate are as follows:
Liberals: Ted McMeekin
PC: Ben Levitt
NDP: Sandy Shaw
Green: Peter Ormond
Candidates gave opening and closing statements, then answered a number of student and community focused questions. Questions about inter-regional transit within Hamilton, plans about experiential learning for students, and many more were asked. Find out more about candidates here.
Post-secondary students that are eligible to vote must be:
• Canadian citizen
• Over the age of 18
• Residing in Ontario
If you missed the debate, you can watch it below.
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