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262 media appearances in 2017 (including 34 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 (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 13, 2017)
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B.C. Liberals’ donation disclosure bill too little, too late – claim of possible future changes shouldn’t be believed even if bill is enacted before election

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

Democracy Watch (March 1, 2017)
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Group raises questions with federal Lobbying Commissioner about August 2014 fundraising event organized by Clearwater Seafoods shareholder and board member for Justin Trudeau and Liberals

Democracy Watch (February 24, 2017)
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Democracy Watch appeals 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 (February 22, 2017)
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Federal Lobbying Commissioner investigating August 2015 fundraising event hosted by Apotex chairman for Justin Trudeau and Liberal Party

Democracy Watch (January 31, 2017)
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Lawsuit says Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline approval appears corrupted by $550,000 in donations to B.C. Liberal Party

Democracy Watch (January 27, 2017)
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Federal Liberal’s proposal to make some cash-for-access fundraising events more transparent a charade – won’t stop cash-for-access or the unethical influence of big money donations

Democracy Watch (January 25, 2017)
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Court rules against democracy challenge of B.C. Conflict of Interest Commissioner’s decision on Premier Clark’s $50,000 salary and “cash-for-access” events