456 media appearances in 2016 (including 55 national appearances)

441 media appearances in 2015 (including 54 national appearances)
434 media appearances in 2014 (including 174 national appearances)
833 media appearances in 2013 (including 246 national appearances)
To see an archive of Democracy Watch’s 557 media appearances (including 165 national appearances) in 2012, click here
To see an archive of Democracy Watch’s media appearances from Sept. 1993 to Sept. 2012, click here

Democracy Watch (October 6, 2016)
News Release
Democracy Watch calls on Ethics Commissioner to rule, finally, on Nigel Wright, Patrick Rogers, Chris Woodcock and Benjamin Perrin intervening in Senate committee’s audit of Senator Mike Duffy

Democracy Watch (September 8, 2016)
News Release
Two months later, federal Liberals still haven’t released report on public consultations for their so-called Open Government Action Plan

Democracy Watch (August 24, 2016)
News Release
Ontario political parties going for the gold at their summer games –proposed Bill 201 amendments will allow big money to continue to have unethical, undemocratic influence over politicians and parties

Democracy Watch (August 2, 2016)
News Release
PM Trudeau’s proposed Supreme Court appointment involves lots of good consultation but is still partisan because, unlike Ontario’s process, PM and Minister of Justice can still appoint whomever they want

Democracy Watch (July 19, 2016)
News Release
Democracy Watch launches court case challenging Ethics Commissioner’s unethical conflict of interest scheme for Federal Minister Dominic LeBlanc that allows him to hide whether and when he is making decisions that affect J.D. Irving’s interests

Democracy Watch (July 15, 2016)
News Release
Federal Minister Dominic LeBlanc’s unethical conflict of interest scheme allows him to make decisions that affect J.D. Irving’s interests

Democracy Watch (June 28, 2016)
Submission to the Ontario Standing Committee on General Government
Submission: Democracy Watch calls for key changes to Ontario Liberals’ political finance Bill 201

Democracy Watch (June 23, 2016)
News Release
Federal Liberals’ Open Government Action Plan fails to fulfill Open Government Partnership (OGP) membership requirements — fails to commit to strengthening ethics, lobbying, political finance, public consultation and whistleblower protection laws and enforcement

Democracy Watch (June 16, 2016)
News Release
More than 9,000 Ontarians call for changes to get big money out of Ontario politics by lowering donation limits and subsidies

Democracy Watch (May 26, 2016)
News Release
Group files ethics complaint with federal Lobbying Commissioner about travel junkets lobbyists have given to MPs and senators for years