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‘Running out of time’ to do 338 town halls on electoral reform: Cullen

By Selina Chignall      

MPs don’t have details, though they have only four months to roll them out.

'We will be making available—to community organizations and MPs—tools to help plan town halls in order to facilitate the conversation and reporting,' says Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef. Photo courtesy of Jean-Marc Carisse

With the committee composition coming together, electoral reform critics are scratching their heads as to how the government’s proposed method of public engagement on the file will roll out over the coming months. It’s been weeks since the government announced the idea of holding town-hall meetings in each of the 338 federal ridings, but NDP democratic reform critic Nathan Cullen (Skeena-Bulkley Valley, B.C.) said in an interview that MPs have not been provided with further details on the

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