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335 media appearances in 2017 (including 46 national appearances)

707 media appearances in 2016 (including 90 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 (April 25, 2017)
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Democracy Watch files complaint with Ethics Commissioner about some of former Justice Minister Peter MacKay’s judicial appointments, including his appointment of Vic Toews

Democracy Watch (April 24, 2017)
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Democracy Watch takes next step in appeal of ruling that Conflict of Interest Commissioner’s decision on B.C. Premier Christy Clark’s $50,000 salary and “cash-for-access” events can’t be challenged in court

Democracy Watch (April 19, 2017)
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B.C. voters, and media, should ask every candidate to disclose their donors before election day (and don’t vote for anyone who refuses)

Democracy Watch (April 12, 2017)
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In court today — Democracy Watch’s and PIPE UP’s lawsuit challenging ethics of Kinder Morgan pipeline approval

Democracy Watch (April 10, 2017)
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B.C. government refuses to file response to lawsuit challenging ethics of Kinder Morgan pipeline approval – claims it’s improper to name the government as a respondent

Democracy Watch (March 29, 2017)
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Lobbying Commissioner investigating Democracy Watch complaint about August 2014 fundraising event organized by Clearwater Seafoods shareholder and board member for Justin Trudeau and Liberals

Democracy Watch (March 28, 2017)
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Group calls on federal Lobbying Commissioner to rule on May 2016 complaint about travel junkets that lobbyists have given to MPs and senators for years

Democracy Watch (March 16, 2017)
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B.C. Liberals’ internal fundraising documents requested by plaintiffs in lawsuit challenging Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline approval

Democracy Watch (March 15, 2017)
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Special prosecutor needed for illegal donation cases – before election day all proven violators must be prosecuted, and Elections BC must release report on all likely illegally funnelled donations since 2013

Democracy Watch (March 6, 2017)
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Democracy Watch calls on Elections BC to request a prosecution within 30 days of everyone who illegally concealed political donations, and to issue a public report within 60 days on all likely concealed donations