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    We used to have enumerators, groups of usually 2 people who would go around door to door and get that info, but now we have the National Register of electors.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/...

    It gets the info from a lot of sources. Canada Post (Our version of the US Postal Service) The CRA (Our version of the IRS) the Elections organizations for each province I mentioned above, etc.

    The one I see the most is with taxes taxes, I just got a new job and filling out the tax form there is a box that says my info will be added to the register, you can opt out if you want to however. (Of course I always want my info shared) Also when you do your taxes a similar box is there.

    http://liberal4lifeblog.blogspot.ca/

    by hishighness on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 03:39:30 AM PST

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