Tyler Bloomfield


Tyler is a producer for the Ask CBC News team. He is also a social media editor who's been with the CBC since 2017. He is based in Toronto and has focused on Canadian and U.S. politics throughout his career.

Latest from Tyler Bloomfield


Which COVID-19 booster shot should I get? Your questions answered

Have you been wondering when you might be eligible for a COVID-19 booster shot? Which one should you get? Are they effective against the omicron variant? We asked the experts.

What the parties have promised for people with disabilities

Searching for what each of the parties say they are going to do for people with disabilities? Look no further, because CBC News has you covered.

How accessible is voting for people with disabilities?

Are you concerned about your polling station meeting your accessibility needs? Here’s what you need to know to cast your ballot.

All the ways you can vote in the 2021 federal election

Whether you want to vote on election day, ahead of time, in your own home or out of the country, we’ve got you covered.

Don't want to vote in person? Here's how to mail in your ballot

Looking to avoid the polls this year? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a complete guide to voting by mail in the upcoming federal election.

Why Elections Canada still uses paper voter lists and hand counts ballots for federal elections

Have you ever wondered why Elections Canada still uses paper voter lists at the polls and why ballots are hand-counted for federal elections? We’ve got you covered.

How can I vote while away at college or university? Your election questions answered

Are you a post-secondary student who will be living on campus on election day? Read this college and university voting guide to figure out how to cast your ballot in the 2021 federal election.

Mail-in voting: How to know your ballot is safe

If you’ve been wondering about the security of the upcoming federal election with so many Canadians planning to mail in their ballots, we’ve got you covered.

Is AstraZeneca vaccine safe for people who've had blood clots? Your COVID-19 questions answered

AstraZeneca has been in the headlines recently over concerns that some people were developing blood clots after receiving the vaccine. Here are some answers to questions you may have.

How risky is it to go shopping now? Your coronavirus questions answered

As a second wave of COVID-19 hits many provinces, is it safe to go shopping? Can seniors go for a walk in the mall? Is there a safe way to get together? Your questions, answered.