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What does Elections Alberta do?

Alberta’s Chief Electoral Officer, O. Brian Fjeldheim, and his staff at Elections Alberta are very busy people! As Sean Rathwell reveals in his article, Riding the Elections Cycle: The Role of Elections Alberta  in the November/December issue of LawNow, they run on a four-year cycle. Since an election was held in Alberta just last April, […]

Authors:

Teresa Mitchell
Teresa Mitchell
Teresa Mitchell is the Acting Editor and Legal Writer for LawNow Magazine at the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta. www.cplea.ca
 

Riding the Election Cycle: The Role of Elections Alberta

When it comes to election administration, there are always common questions that are asked. Does everyone have an equal opportunity to participate in our democracy? Who is responsible for the elections? What happens in between and after elections? Are election laws respected? Democracy isn’t something that’s practiced once every four years, it occurs every day […]

Authors:

Sean Rathwell
Sean Rathwell works in Community Outreach for Elections Alberta, in Edmonton, Alberta.
 


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