Conservative leader Doug Ford and Conservative candidate Jeremy Roberts, Ottawa West-Nepean, arrive during a campaign stop in Ottawa on May 30, 2022. Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press.

We need to hear about the small victories in politics

The vast majority of stories these days about politics and government focus on negatives. The latest scandal. The longest delays. The largest funding mishaps. But we also need to hear the good. Without the positives, it becomes easier and easier to view our political system as unresponsive, incompetent, or alien to us.