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Cast Your Vote…During Working Hours

Did you make it out to the polls this Thanksgiving weekend for the advanced voting days? Not to worry if you didn’t because there is still time – the Canadian Federal Election is on Monday, October 21, 2019! Voting hours will vary depending on your time-zone but all polls will be open for a 12-hour … Continue Reading

Employer Obligations on Election Day

Canadians go to the polls on May 2 for the 2011 federal election.  Here is a brief review of an employer’s obligations on voting day: Any employee who is a "Canadian citizen and is 18 years of age or older on polling day" is entitled to vote. The hours of voting are set by statute: (a) from 8:30 … Continue Reading