Take Action for Basic Income during the Ontario General Election
4 Steps to take Now
1. Check if a Candidate in your riding has taken the pledge. You can see the whole list here.
○ It’s still early, so if none have, use this tool to email your candidates and urge them to take the pledge
○ Check back in a few days or skip to step 3.
2. Select a candidate in your riding who has taken the pledge and best represents your values, and work to elect them.
○ On this page you will find the websites of each of the candidates. There you can find information about how you can contribute to their campaigns: answer phones, knock on doors, drive people to their polling stations, etc.
3. Attend the Basic Income March Toronto on Saturday May 14th, 1 PM at Queen’s Park and show the whole province why Basic Income matters.
4. Get involved in your local riding.
○ Order a Basic Income Now lawn sign to inspire your fellow voter.
○ Write your local newspaper editor, asking them to cover Basic Income
○ Attend a local debate and ask your candidates if and how they will enact a Basic Income.