The Canadian Maple Leaf Flag

On February 15th, 1965, the modern Canadian flag, bearing its hallmark maple leaf, was raised for the first time on Parliament Hill.

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2005 British Columbia General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Apr 1, 2005

British Columbia voters went to the polls on May 17, 2005, re-electing Premier Gordon Campbell's Liberals to a second majority government, and narrowly defeating a referendum on changing the provin

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2004 Alberta General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Nov 1, 2004

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p>On November 22, 2004, Albertans elected the Alberta Progressive Conservative Party to a majority government, returning Ralph Klein as the province’s premier. The election represented the tenth consecutive Progressive Conservative government in Alberta; the last time another party held power was in 1971, when the Social Credit Party was in government.

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2003 Newfoundland and Labrador General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Oct 1, 2003

On October 21, 2003, voters in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador elected the provincial Progressive Conservative Party to a majority government, with Danny Williams becoming the province’s new premier. In the election, the Progressive Conservatives soundly defeated the provincial Liberal Party, which had been in government prior to the election. This article provides an overview of previous election results, pre-election party standings and polls, information on each major party’s leader and election platforms, as well as a summary of the election results.

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2003 Saskatchewan General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Oct 1, 2003

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p>On November 5, 2003, Saskatchewan voters returned Premier Lorne Calvert and the provincial New Democratic Party to government, this time with a slight majority in the legislative assembly.

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2003 Ontario General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Sep 1, 2003

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p>On October 2, 2003, Ontario voters changed the landscape of politics in their province by electing Dalton McGuinty and the Ontario Liberal Party to government.

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2003 Nova Scotia General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Jul 1, 2003

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p>On August 05, 2003, Nova Scotia voters returned the provincial Progressive Conservative Party and Premier John Hamm to government, but this time with only minority status.

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2003 New Brunswick General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Jun 1, 2003

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p>When New Brunswick voters went to the polls on June 9, 2003, they sent a strong message to Premier Bernard Lord’s Progressive Conservative government.

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