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How to tune in to CBC's election night coverage

Get all of your election news from CBC B.C. on TV, radio, social media and online

Get all of your election news from CBC B.C. on TV, radio, social media and online

British Columbians are heading to the polls on Oct. 24, and there's a lot to know before casting your vote – CBC B.C. has you covered. 

Here are all the ways to stay informed before and after placing your vote on Oct. 24. 

Tune in to Election Night Coverage 

On election night, Oct. 24, join us from 7 p.m.-11 p.m. to watch and listen to BC Votes 2020: a special evening of election programming featuring guest interviews and in-depth expert analysis on all CBC B.C. platforms.

CBC hosts Mike Killeen, Anita Bathe, Stephen Quinn and Michelle Eliot will be joined by CBC Provincial Affairs Reporter Tanya Fletcher and CBC Municipal Affairs Reporter Justin McElroy for results and reactions across the province, while guest political analysts Gerald Baier and Shachi Kurl deliver comprehensive election analysis.

Where to watch and listen:

Online: CBC Gem and cbc.ca/bc as well as on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

TV: Live on CBC Television (check your TV service provider for channel).

Listen: Live on CBC Radio One or listen online.


Watch and Listen to the 2020 BC Leaders Debate

On Oct. 13, a 90-minute live debate aired with three party leaders: B.C. NDP leader John Horgan, B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson and B.C. Green Party leader Sonia Furstenau. 

Watch a replay of the live debate on Facebook and YouTube.

You can also watch key moments from the 2020 BC Leaders Debate here


On CBC Radio One

Start your day with The Early Edition with host Stephen Quinn and hear the latest election news and interviews that cut through the spin. Listen weekday mornings from 5 a.m.-8:30 a.m. 

Have your voice heard on BC Today with Michelle Eliot - a vibrant, interactive hour of conversation where listeners provincewide are invited to have their say about the day's top story. Listen weekdays at noon.

Get caught up on the day's election news with On The Coast with Gloria Macarenko and get connected to what's happening in your community. Listen weekdays from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. 

Listen live on Radio One and on CBC Listen, live or on demand

On mobile? Download the CBC Listen app on iOS and Android.


On TV

Watch CBC Vancouver News weeknights at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., Saturdays at 10:30 p.m. and Sundays at 11 p.m on CBC-TV, with the 6 p.m. news also live streamed on Youtube


On Social Media

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram


Online 

Read breaking news and updates online 24/7 at cbc.ca/bc.

Helpful CBC B.C. Resources: 

Vote Compass – find out where you stand on the issues: https://votecompass.cbc.ca/bc 

Follow the online Poll Tracker: https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/poll-tracker/british-columbia/

A list of all the candidates running in the 2020 B.C. election:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/bc-election-2020-candidates-1.5733985

Information about voting during the pandemic:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/bc-election-covid-19-2020-how-to-vote-safely-1.5732907 

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/mail-in-ballots-bc-election-2020-1.5746262

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/have-you-received-a-blank-mail-in-election-ballot-here-s-how-to-fill-it-out-1.5746916


In your inbox

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