CSS holds mock vote

Matthew Jones casts his ballot during mock student voting in the federal election the week before last at Clearwater Secondary School. An 18-year-old

Matthew Jones casts his ballot during mock student voting in the federal election the week before last at Clearwater Secondary School. An 18-year-old

 

At Clearwater Secondary School, 95 students voted in a mock election.  The results were as follows:

Christopher Kempling (Christian Heritage) – 3

Cathy McLeod (Conservative) – 36

Donovan Cavers (Green) – 26

Murray Todd (Liberal) – 8

Michael Crawford (NDP) – 19

Total valid votes – 92

Rejected votes – 3

Twenty-one schools participated in the Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo Electoral District.  Students would have elected Michael Crawford with 29 per cent of their vote.

For further information about the Student Vote programme, see their website.

Student Vote is a national programme.  More than 536,600 students voted in 3,787 schools in 301 electoral districts prior to the federal election.  These students would have elected a Conservative minority government with the NDP in second place.

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