DMP in the News


  1. Times Colonist (December 2): Dual-member a new, inclusive voting system
  2. The Globe and Mail (November 22): B.C.’s electoral reform proposal designed by University of Alberta undergrad
  3. Revelstoke Review (November 15): The proportional representation debate continues as the deadline nears
  4. CBC (November 6): B.C. referendum explainer: dual member proportional
  5. Times Colonist ( October 28): Dual-member proportional representation is a fair system
  6. The Star Vancouver (October 25): Electoral dysfunction? Experts abroad weigh B.C. voting systems in referendum
  7. The Province (October 24): Dual member pro rep is best for B.C.
  8. BC Local News (October 24): Dual Member Proportional is right for rural B.C.
  9. The Tyee (October 10): The PR Options: Dual Member Offers Proportional Results, Local MLAs
  10. 100 Mile Free Press (October 6): Referendum Choices
  11. Fort McMurray Today (October 4): Voting system developed in Alberta offers fairness to all Canadians
  12. Powell River Peak (October 1): 2018 Referendum on Electoral Reform guide: Part one
  13. NL Newsday (September 25): Dual Member PR
  14. Pique News (August 25): How We Vote: Dual Member Proportional
  15. Prince George Citizen (July 20): Breaking down options for PR
  16. CBC (July 15): B.C. electoral reform: What’s the difference between all these voting systems?
  17. The Globe and Mail (June 18): BC’s proportional representation voting system options include two that are lesser known
  18. CBC (June 2): Know your voting systems: three types of electoral reform on B.C.’s ballot
  19. CBC (May 30): B.C. to choose between 4 systems for electoral reform referendum
  20. CTV News (May 30): Proposed ballot questions for B.C.’s voting reform referendum unveiled
  21. Global News (May 30): British Columbians will vote on our electoral system – Here are the 4 options
  22. Global News (May 30): B.C.’s Attorney General recommending 2 ballot questions for electoral reform referendum
  23. The Globe and Mail (May 30): B.C. unveils its proposed question for voters in electoral-reform referendum
  24. The Star Vancouver (May 30): B.C. will likely start electoral reform mail-in referendum in October
  25. Vancouver Sun (May 30): B.C. government releases details on electoral reform referendum


  1. Policy Options (April 11): The ongoing saga of electoral reform in PEI


  1. The Guardian Letter to the Editor (November 5): A place of innovation, opportunity
  2. The Guardian Letter to the Editor (November 4): DMP reflects Islander’s values
  3. The Guardian (October 29): EDITORIAL: We endorse DMP option in plebiscite
  4. The Hill Times (October 24): Electoral Reform Committee report almost in works, but PM comments cast shadow
  5. CBC (October 22): Voting options: The 5 choices in the electoral reform plebiscite
  6. CBC (October 20): Electoral Reform Part 4
  7. CBC (Ocotber 20): Voting options: Dual member proportional
  8. The Guardian (October 14): MY VOTE Part 5: Dual Member Proportional a return to two MLAs per district
  9. Edmonton Journal (September 30): Electoral system born in Alberta on the ballot in P.E.I.
  10. CBC (September 30): Voting advice: Can politicians weigh in without sounding self-serving?
  11. Ryersonian (September 29): Far from apathetic: Ryerson talks voting reform
  12. CBC (September 5): Electoral reform coalition uses Labour Day picnic to spread word
  13. Ottawa Citizen (August 23): Lithwick and Virgint: Something in the soil? P.E.I. offers electoral reform lessons for the rest of Canada
  14. iPolitics (August 10): ‘It’s not a partisan question’: P.E.I.’s lessons on electoral reform
  15. CTV (July 7): P.E.I. sets voting-reform plebiscite for fall
  16. CBC (July 7): Dates set for P.E.I electoral reform vote
  17. The Guardian (July 6): Dates and rules set for electoral reform vote in P.E.I.
  18. The Guardian Letter to the Editor (May 12): It’s time to evolve as a province
  19. The Guardian (April 30): NDP hoping electoral reform plebiscite will spur youth influx
  20. CBC (April 26): Electoral reform: What the P.E.I legislature might have looked like (Note that this article incorrectly claims that a “rounding error” occurred with DMP. The seat labelled “unknown” would have been assigned to the PCs)
  21. CBC (April 15): P.E.I electoral reform committee proposes ranked ballot
  22. The Guardian (April 15): Electoral reform plebiscite question will be a multi-option ballot
  23. The Guardian Letter to the Editor (March 29): Only way to electoral reform on P.E.I.
  24. The Guardian Letter to the Editor (March 5): Electoral process not being rushed
  25. The Guardian (February 24): Sidney MacEwen calls out Wade MacLauchlan on electoral reform
  26. The Guardian (February 22): Dual-member mixed proportional best system for PEI
  27. The Tyee (January 21): Why a Referendum on Electoral Reform Would Be Undemocratic: Effective representation is a civil right, not a political preference, argues fair voting advocate


  1. The Guardian (November 27): Plebiscite on electoral reform in P.E.I. pushed back amid concerns over rushed process
  2.  CBC (November 27): Electoral reform interim report tabled in P.E.I. Legislature