Ontario blue again, Will Bouma back for Brant/Brantford/Six Nations

By Lynda Powless Editor Progressive Conservatives may have won a quick victory Thursday night with media calling for a Ford majority just 15 minutes after the polls closed it came with the lowest voter turnout in Ontario history. The 2022 election saw Ontario record the lowest voter turnout in history with about 43.5 per cent of eligible voters casting a ballot Preliminary Elections Ontario results show just over 10.7 million registered voters in the province. Of this just over 4.6 million votes were cast. That’s about 13.5 percentage points lower than the 2018 provincial election turnout. It was the first time voter turnout fell below 50 per cent since 2011. At that time 48 per cent of Ontario residents over the age of 18 voted. Brantford/Brant/Six Nations voters returned Will…

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