Media

2015

Democracy Watch (December 12, 2015)
Op-Ed by Duff Conacher
Trudeau’s ethics talk is great, but more needed to ensure everyone walks the talk

Democracy Watch (December 3, 2015)
News Release
Liberals’ new Senate appointment process has some good merit criteria but advisory board lacks independence and is tainted as Liberals will choose majority of members

Democracy Watch (October 27, 2015)
Letter to the Editor by Duff Conacher
Liberals should walk on ethical egg-shells with their minority miracle majority

Democracy Watch (October 19, 2015)
News Release
Liberals and NDP tie with B, Greens get a B- and Conservatives get a D in Report Card on the Federal Parties’ 2015 Democratic Reform Platforms

Democracy Watch (October 13, 2015)
News Release
Group calls on Governor General and federal party leaders to publicly approve clear, fair post-election rules before election day

Toronto Star (September 18, 2015)
Website article
PM Stephen Harper’s use of “old-stock Canadian” phrase smells of ethnic nationalism

Lobby Monitor (September 17, 2015)
Website article
Public lobbying allegations in case that contains no Lobbying Act matters ‘problematic’

Huffington Post (September 15, 2015)
Website article
Federal Conservatives violate the spirit of the rules that restrict government advertising during elections

Canadian Press (September 14, 2015)
Website article
The prosecution of former PM adviser and convicted criminal Bruce Carson shows Harper didn’t care about the ethics of people he hired

Canadian Press (September 11, 2015)
Website article
Commissioner of Canada Elections once again fails to enforce measure that prohibits foreigners from interfering in Canadian elections, allows Australian fixer to advise Conservatives