Democracy is not just a question of having a vote. It consists of
strengthening each citizen’s possibility and capacity to participate
in the deliberations involved in life in society.
My public life is before you; and I know you will believe me when I say, that when I sit down in solitude to the labours of my profession, the only questions I ask myself are, What is right? What is just? What is for the public good?
|Municipal Campaign Schools for Women|
Mothers, Sisters, Daughters…Did you know that while women make up more than 50 percent of our population, they make up a mere 21 per cent of municipal councillors and 7 per cent of mayors and wardens in Nova Scotia?
|How to Choose a Municipal Councillor|
The choice you make at election time is important. Who you choose to represent you will affect the quality of the representation you receive. It will also affect the quality of the council team and hence the quality of the council decisions. So here are some tips when deciding who to vote for.