Don't give up your power by thinking you don't have any: add your voice!
Politicians are greatly influenced by public opinion and keep tabs on the issues raised by their constituents - because somewhere down the road, your opinion ultimately translates into a vote - either for or against them. Be pro-active; let your elected official know what's on your mind.
The websites below will help you identify your elected officials - federal and provincial - and give you contact information so you can call, e-mail, or arrange to meet them.
Open Parliament is a great place to find out what's going on in the House of Commons in Ottawa. Get information on Bills, follow debates by date or topic, find out what your MP has been up to - what they're Tweeting, what they're saying to the press, how they are voting, and more.