Topic: Waterloo region votes 2021
By the numbers: How the area voted in the 2021 federal election
For some federal ridings in the area around Waterloo region, the election night results showed an early win for incumbents. But for others, the counting showed close results and getting through the local special ballots went on for days in Waterloo, Kitchener-Conestoga and Perth-Wellington.
Liberal Tim Louis re-elected in Kitchener-Conestoga
Liberal Tim Louis has been declared the winner in Kitchener-Conestoga as of Thursday, four days after the federal election was held. Louis beat Conservative candidate Carlene Hawley by 528 votes.
Region, local municipalities ready to work with new and returning MPs
Regional Chair Karen Redman and Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic say they're ready to work with new and returning MPs, no matter what side of the aisle they sit on in Parliament.
NDP scores top marks from students in local mock federal election votes
Ontario schools across Waterloo region, Guelph and Wellington County took part in Student Vote, which sees mock elections held to teach students about the federal election.
Incoming Green MP Mike Morrice says it's time federal parties work together to benefit Canadians
Mike Morrice, the incoming MP in Kitchener Centre and one of two Green Party candidates to win their seats, hopes to work with all parties following his historic win in Ontario to ensure communities are being helped.
Conservative Carlene Hawley says she's 'not anticipating a win at this point' in Kitchener-Conestoga
With the Liberal and Conservative candidate within 174 votes of each other, Kitchener-Conestoga is a tight race that is coming down to mail-in ballots. An Elections Canada spokesperson says results aren't expected until Wednesday at the earliest.
Liberal Valerie Bradford elected in Kitchener South-Hespeler
Liberal candidate Valerie Bradford took an early lead, but Conservative Tyler Calver was a close second all night in the race in Kitchener South-Hespeler.
Tight race in Kitchener-Conestoga between Conservative Carlene Hawley, Liberal Tim Louis
It was a back and forth night in Kitchener Conestoga with a back-and-forth race between Conservative candidate Carlene Hawley and Liberal incumbent Tim Louis.
Green candidate Mike Morrice elected in Kitchener Centre
Green Party candidate Mike Morrice won the riding of Kitchener Centre Monday evening. The race was a tight one after the Liberal incumbent ended his campaign to re-election, following an announcement the party had dropped him as their candidate.
Liberal Lloyd Longfield re-elected in Guelph
Liberal incumbent Lloyd Longfield took an early lead in Guelph and went on to win the riding.
Conservative John Nater re-elected in Perth-Wellington
Conservative candidate and incumbent MP John Nater has been re-elected in the riding of Perth-Wellington.
Liberal Bryan May re-elected after close Cambridge race
Liberal incumbent Bryan May has won re-election in Cambridge after a back-and-forth battle with Conservative Connie Cody.
Conservative Michael Chong re-elected in Wellington-Halton Hills
Conservative candidate and incumbent Michael Chong has been re-elected in Wellington-Halton Hills.
Liberal incumbent Bardish Chagger re-elected in Waterloo
Liberal incumbent Bardish Chagger has been re-elected in Waterloo riding.
3 voters explain what to keep in mind while casting a ballot in today's federal election
Throughout the election campaign, CBC K-W spoke with local voters about their top issues. Three voters from across Waterloo region explain what they hope people keep in mind when they cast their ballot in today's federal election.
No local ridings are slam dunk wins in this federal election, these experts say
Four political science professors look at local ridings and say none of the incumbents should be too comfortable at this point in the campaign. And it's important to follow what happens in Waterloo region particularly because past results have shown it's a bellwether region.
What you need to know about Waterloo region's candidates in this federal election
Election day is Monday, and this weekend voters in Waterloo region may be considering who to cast a ballot for in the federal election. Read and watch CBC K-W's candidate panels, discover the riding profiles and hear voters' voices from around the region.
Kitchener South-Hespeler candidates discuss how to handle local opioid crisis
CBC invited candidates from the parties represented in the House of Commons for a panel discussion. Candidates for Kitchener South-Hespeler were asked about climate change, the post-COVID-19 economy and the opioid crisis.
Climate crisis needs immediate action, candidates in Kitchener Centre say
CBC invited candidates from the parties represented in the House of Commons for a panel discussion. Candidates for Kitchener Centre riding were asked about climate change, the post-COVID-19 economy and what they'll do to ensure they're heard in Ottawa if elected.
Kitchener-Conestoga candidates say they'll speak up for local infrastructure, climate change
CBC invited candidates from the parties represented in the House of Commons for a panel discussion. Candidates for Kitchener-Conestoga were asked about climate change, the post-COVID-19 economy, racism and how they'd support local municipalities.
Kitchener South-Hespeler: Get to know this riding and its candidates
Kitchener South-Hespeler has the most candidates of any riding in Waterloo region. Get to know them and their priorities.
The race to win Kitchener Centre: Why this riding might just be the most interesting in Canada
Kitchener Centre is a hotly contested riding in this federal election, especially after the Liberal incumbent ended his campaign for re-election. Two party leaders visited the Ontario riding this week to show support for local candidates.
Waterloo riding federal candidates on what integrity in government means to them
CBC invited candidates from the parties represented in the House of Commons for a panel discussion. Candidates for Waterloo were asked about climate change, the post-COVID-19 economy, integrity in government and Indigenous reconciliation.
Uptick in voters at local advance polls compared to 2019, Elections Canada numbers show
New numbers from Elections Canada show more people went to advanced polls than in 2019.
Waterloo: Get to know this riding and its candidates
Learn more about the people who live in Waterloo, and the candidates running to represent the riding in the upcoming federal election.