Democracy in BC
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- Elections BC’s Learning About Elections
This webpage includes short educational videos and other resources about elections
- Elections BC Timeline
Scroll through important dates in BC’s electoral history.
- Democracy and Parliament
This document from the Legislative Assembly covers levels of government, the parliamentary system, the Legislative Assembly of BC and much more.
- A History of the Vote in Canada (Elections Canada)
All you ever wanted to know about democracy in Canada between 1758 and 2006.
- 100 Years of Women and the Vote
The first British Columbia women achieved the right to vote in 1917. This website includes links to timelines, biographies and archival documents from the Legislative Assembly.
- Role of an MLA
Ever wonder about the typical working day of what an MLA actually does day to day? Find out more here.
- British Columbia Electoral District Explorer
Explore this interactive map of current electoral districts.