CBC Radio’s The House: browse the 6ix for your votes

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CBC News: Home58:50Run through the 6ix for your votes

On this week’s show: The House zooms in on the GTA to explore the issues that matter to voters in the hotly contested ridings of King – Vaughan and Davenport. In addition – an overview of what Canadians should expect on election day and when the results will be available; a debate on vaccine passports; postcards from election campaign journalists; and, in an extra podcast, Eric Grenier’s analysis of the latest public polls before election day. 58:50

Run on polling day

Millions of Canadians will vote in person on Monday, at the culmination of this country’s 44th federal election. But is the Canadian electoral system ready for a deluge of democratic action?

Elections Canada spokesperson Diane Benson joins The House to determine if the agency is ready to hold a particularly difficult pandemic election day and when Canadians might know the full results.

CBC News: Home5:25Run on polling day

Elections Canada spokeswoman Diane Benson joins the House to determine whether the agency is ready to stage a particularly difficult pandemic election day and when Canadians could know the full results. 5:25

In search of the 905

The House plunges into the 905 region around Toronto, that holy grail of political campaigns with its many sometimes capricious constituencies. King-Vaughan is all this and more, being the site of one of angry protests against Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau at the start of the campaign.

In this special report, Liberal candidate Deb Schulte and Conservative candidate Anna Roberts explain why the ongoing debate over vaccination mandates is playing out so strongly in the rural suburb of King-Vaughan.

CBC News: Home10:24In search of the 905

In this special report, Liberal candidate Deb Schulte and Conservative candidate Anna Roberts explain why the ongoing debate over vaccination mandates is playing out so strongly in the rural suburb of King-Vaughan. 10:24

The debate on the vaccine mandate

The debate over mandatory vaccination and vaccine passports was a driving factor in this election, as the main parties swap beards and the issue energizes the People’s Party of Canada.

May’s beginning, The House presented a debate between Prof. Françoise Baylis and Dr Anna Banerji. The two join the program to talk about what’s right and wrong about the prospect of vaccine passports – and what should be done now.

CBC News: Home9:37The debate on the vaccine mandate

Professor Françoise Baylis and Dr Anna Banerji discuss the prospect of vaccine passports which should now be implemented in much of the country. 9:37

Can the NDP win back Davenport?

In part two of an in-depth look at constituencies in the GTA, The House hears voters, candidates Julie Dzerowicz and Alejandra Bravo, and pollster Frank Graves about Davenport: a dense and diverse constituency in downtown Toronto.

It was a Liberal stronghold before the NDP breakthrough in 2011, only for the Grits to regain the seat four years later. Can the NDP get back to 416?

CBC News: Home6:21Can the NDP win back Davenport?

Candidates Julie Dzerowicz and Alejandra Bravo, pollster Frank Graves and voters are wondering if the NDP can make a breakthrough in the riding of Davenport in downtown Toronto. 6:21

Campaign postcards

It’s almost the end of the campaign, but CBC reporters are still on buses, trains and planes as parties frantically scramble to oust until the last vote. Raffy Boudjikanian, Karina Roman, Hannah Thibedeau and Tom Parry highlight some of the moments you may have missed in the week leading up to Election Day.

CBC News: Home5:13Campaign postcards

Reporters Raffy Boudjikanian, Karina Roman, Hannah Thibedeau and Tom Parry highlight some of the moments you may have missed in the week leading up to Election Day. 5:13

Planning the final push

With only two full campaign days remaining, there is only one overarching goal left: to get the vote out.

A panel of current party strategists – Liberals Navdeep Bains, Dan Robertson of the Conservatives and Jennifer Howard of the NDP – are meeting this final weekend of the campaign to discuss how the War Rooms are responding to recent messaging issues. minute and how they’ve planned the jumbled sprint to the finish.

CBC News: Home8:46Planning the final push

A panel of current party strategists – Navdeep Bains of the Liberals, Dan Robertson of the Conservatives and Jennifer Howard of the NDP – are meeting on this last weekend of the campaign to discuss the sprint to the end. 8:46

What do the latest polls portend?

Author and editor of thewrit.ca Éric Grenier joins an extended podcast version of The House for the last time this campaign to break the latest polls and preview election night.

CBC News: Home9:37What do the latest polls portend?

Thewrit.ca author and editor Eric Grenier is joining an extended podcast version of The House for the last time in this campaign to break down the latest polls and get a preview of election night. 9:37

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