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122 media appearances in 2014 (including 46 national appearances)

833 media appearances in 2013 (including 246 national appearances)

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Democracy Watch (April 22, 2014)
News Release
RCMP and prosecutors must disclose details about why they did not prosecute Nigel Wright for his payment to Senator Mike Duffy, as B.C. prosecutor did in similar situation

Democracy Watch (April 18, 2014)
Op-ed by Duff Conacher
What changes are needed to make the so-called “Fair Elections Act”, and federal elections, actually fair?

Fairchild TV (B.C.) (April 10, 2014)
Television Piece
B.C. Premier Christy Clark once served as chairwoman of a company she has promoted since becoming premier, raising concerns about conflicts of interest

National Post (April 10, 2014)
Website article
B.C. Premier Christy Clark once served as chairwoman of a company she has promoted since becoming premier, raising concerns about conflicts of interest

CBC radio interviews with morning shows on 12 stations across Canada (April 9, 2014)
Radio Interview
Key changes needed to make the so-called “Fair Elections Act” actually fair

iPolitics (April 8, 2014)
Website article
Democracy Watch calls on House Committee to change 10 key measures to make the so-called “Fair Elections Act” actually fair

Democracy Watch (April 8, 2014)
News Release
Democracy Watch proposes 10 key changes to committee to make the so-called “Fair Elections Act” actually fair, and 10 other priority changes to make federal elections actually fair

CJME Radio (Saskatchewan -- John Gormley Live show) (April 7, 2014)
Radio Interview
Federal Conservatives’ proposed so-called “Fair Elections Act” will make federal elections more unfair in five key ways

CBC Radio's The Current (April 7, 2014)
Radio Interview
Loopholes need to be closed and weak enforcement strengthened in government transparency across Canada to prevent dishonest, unethical, unrepresentative and wasteful activities

iPolitics.ca, Castlegar Source, Tyee.ca, Rabble.ca, CounterPunch.org, Rossland Telegraph (April 7, 2014)
Website article
Federal Conservatives’ so-called “Fair Elections Act” is so unfair it could spark a voter surge helped by Democracy Watch and others