federal election 2019

On May 21, Mark Warawa made his last public appearance, waving from his car and greeting well wishers in the Fort Langley May Day parade. (File)

Year in Review: New MPs take up seats in shakeup of Langley’s ridings

Both Langley ridings are again held by Conservative MPs

 

New Langley-Aldergrove MP says unity, SkyTrain, business are priorities in Ottawa

New Langley-Aldergrove MP says unity, SkyTrain, business are priorities in Ottawa

Tako van Popta is heading east to take his seat in the House of Commons

 

Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer. (The Canadian Press)

Painful Truth: Replacing Scheer won’t solve Conservatives’ big problem

What kind of a party are they going to have to be if they want to beat Trudeau?

 

A photo of a Wexit shirt posted to a Wexit Facebook Group. (Steve Murray)
A photo of a Wexit shirt posted to a Wexit Facebook Group. (Steve Murray)

Our View: Voters have more power with minority government

It’s a good time to have your voices heard in Ottawa

  • Oct 27, 2019
Painful Truth: Western alienation is just a myth

Painful Truth: Western alienation is just a myth

Defining ‘the west’ as those who voted Conservative is a bad political strategy

Painful Truth: Western alienation is just a myth
Busy day at the polling place at Langley Secondary on Monday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Lower turnout for Langley’s voters in 2019

Early voting was up compared to 2015

Busy day at the polling place at Langley Secondary on Monday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)

Saanich Gulf-Islands’s Elizabeth May coy about leadership plans

The federal Green party leader talks possibility of running as MP without being leader

Elizabeth May, here at her victory party Monday night, said she would likely run again in 2023 to be the MP for Saanich Gulf-Islands, but left open the possibility that she might step from the party’s leadership (Arnold Lim/News Staff)
WEB POLL: Election good or bad for Langley?

WEB POLL: Election good or bad for Langley?

Election results are coming in Monday night. What do you think it means for Langley?

  • Oct 21, 2019
WEB POLL: Election good or bad for Langley?
Tako Van Popta thanked supporters and volunteers after the new Conservative MP won in Langley-Aldergrove. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Conservative Van Popta victorious in Langley-Aldergrove

The new Conservative MP said he supports SkyTrain

Tako Van Popta thanked supporters and volunteers after the new Conservative MP won in Langley-Aldergrove. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
The Langley-Aldergrove candidates met in an all-candidates forum earlier during the campaign. (Langley Advance Times files)

Backgrounder: The campaign for the Langley-Aldergrove riding

What were the top issues and events of the campaign that just concluded?

  • Oct 21, 2019
The Langley-Aldergrove candidates met in an all-candidates forum earlier during the campaign. (Langley Advance Times files)
Busy day at the polling place at Langley Secondary on Monday, as of 4 p.m. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Polling places busy around Langley

The federal election saw a significant turnout in Langley-area ridings

Busy day at the polling place at Langley Secondary on Monday, as of 4 p.m. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Election day will be a long one for Bev Genge (inset), a Walnut Grove resident who will be Deputy Returning Officer at a local polling station.

Election day will be a long one for local Deputy Returning Officer (DRO)

Walnut Grove resident Bev Genge is one of many DROs working at Langley polling stations

Election day will be a long one for Bev Genge (inset), a Walnut Grove resident who will be Deputy Returning Officer at a local polling station.
Election Day: Cloverdale-Langley City

Election Day: Cloverdale-Langley City

One of the most fiercely fought campaigns in B.C. was in Cloverdale-Langley…

  • Oct 21, 2019
Election Day: Cloverdale-Langley City
How did Cloverdale-Langley City candidates answer our 10 Questions?

Langley Advance Times 10 Questions: Cloverdale-Langley City

We asked all the federal candidates 10 questions.

  • Oct 11, 2019
How did Cloverdale-Langley City candidates answer our 10 Questions?
Frankly Speaking: Compare candidates, be sure to vote

Frankly Speaking: Compare candidates, be sure to vote

Info is out there to make an informed decision

Frankly Speaking: Compare candidates, be sure to vote
Conservative leader to make campaign stop in Langley

Conservative leader to make campaign stop in Langley

Andrew Scheer is stopping by the Langley-Aldergrove riding Friday

Conservative leader to make campaign stop in Langley
From left, Kaija Farstad (Green), Tako van Popta (Conservative) Alex Joehl (Libertarian) moderator Brad Kiendl, Leon Jensen (Liberal), Stacey Wakelin (NDP) and Natalie Dipietra-Cudmore (PPC) debated Tuesday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
From left, Kaija Farstad (Green), Tako van Popta (Conservative) Alex Joehl (Libertarian) moderator Brad Kiendl, Leon Jensen (Liberal), Stacey Wakelin (NDP) and Natalie Dipietra-Cudmore (PPC) debated Tuesday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Cloverdale-Langley City federal candidates, from left Caelum Nutbrown (Greens) Ian Kennedy (PPC) Rae Banwarie (NDP) John Aldag (Liberals) and Tamara Jansen (Conservatives), spoke at an all-candidates meeting Monday night in Langley City. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Cloverdale-Langley City candidates tackle SNC-Lavalin, pipelines, gangs at debate

An all-candidates meeting saw dozens of questions lobbed at federal candidates

Cloverdale-Langley City federal candidates, from left Caelum Nutbrown (Greens) Ian Kennedy (PPC) Rae Banwarie (NDP) John Aldag (Liberals) and Tamara Jansen (Conservatives), spoke at an all-candidates meeting Monday night in Langley City. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Tamara Jansen. (Langley Advance Times files)

Conservative candidate mum on ‘Black Peter’ controversy

Tamara Jansen has not spoken to the media since Thursday

Tamara Jansen. (Langley Advance Times files)