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61% of Endorsed Candidates Elected

A big thank you goes out to everyone who voted for the Better Choices candidates, and who worked so hard to encourage your fellow union members, family, and neighbours to do the same. We now have progressive Mayors of all … Read More

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Endorsements Finalized!

August 29, 2014 – Better Choices Waterloo Region has endorsed 38 candidates for the October 27th municipal and school board elections. The coalition of progressive individuals and organizations endorsed candidates for Regional and area municipal Councils and both school boards after … Read More

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Latest Candidate Endorsements

  Ted Martin is a Better Choices endorsed candidate for Public School Board Trustee. Ted Martin is currently the chairperson of the Waterloo Region District School Board. He is a consensus-builder and is well respected by other trustees, having been elected … Read More

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Our August 1st Deadline Approaches!

Better Choices Waterloo Region would like to remind you that the deadline for submitting applications for our endorsement is August 1, 2014. If you or someone you know would like to be endorsed as the best progressive candidate in your ward, … Read More

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Election Training this Weekend!

We don’t need to remind you that Municipalities Matter! So to help ensure our candidates are equipped with the right tools to run their campaign successfully, Better Choices Waterloo Region has teamed up with our friends from We Are Guelph … Read More

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More endorsements from Better Choices

Donna Reid is the Better Choices endorsed candidate in Ward 1 in Cambridge.  Donna was first elected in 2010 and has served on a variety of committees at the city, including Vice Chair of Budget, Human Resources Advisory Committee, the … Read More

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Come to an Evening with Better Choices!

Better Choices Waterloo Region is holding a public meeting on April 30th, and we’re inviting Waterloo Region – and its prospective municipal and school board candidates – to come learn more about our campaign and its goals. We want to let … Read More

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Our First Endorsement: Cameron Dearlove!

Better Choices Waterloo Region is proud to announce our first endorsed candidate of the 2014 elections: Cameron Dearlove! Cameron is running for Regional Council in Kitchener. Four people will be elected to Regional Council from Kitchener, and it will be … Read More

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Now Accepting Applications for Endorsement!

February 18, 2014 – Better Choices Waterloo Region sent out letters to all incumbents and declared candidates in this Fall’s municipal elections today, inviting them to apply for Better Choices’ endorsement. To the candidates that we endorse, we offer a large … Read More

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Introducing: The Better Choices Executive!

December 2013 – These are the ten people who will be making the decisions on which candidates best meet the criteria to be Better Choices for this Fall’s municipal elections in Waterloo Region. Together, they represent a diverse cross-section of backgrounds … Read More

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