Road Stories: Vancouver

Peter Mansbridge hosts The National from Vancouver, B.C., with a special slate of programming looking at the concerns of voters in the area and how the parties are trying to win them over.

Peter Mansbridge introduces the riding of Vancouver Kingsway, currently represented by NDP MP Don Davies, and one of the most ethnically diverse ridings in the country.  He also speaks with Alden Habacon, Director of Intercultural Understanding Strategy Development at the University of British Columbia, about the potential and the pitfalls of political campaigns aimed at ethnic voters.

Adrienne Arsenault presents a report on how the cultural and religious values within the city's Chinese community are shaping the campaign.

Saša Petricic reports from Abbotsford, B.C., currently represented by Conservative MP Ed Fast, where immigration policy has become the defining issue for the South Asian community in the area, as part of his election series Where Are We Now?