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131 media appearances in 2018 (including 32 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (November 21, 2017)
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Democracy Watch files court case challenging Ethics Commissioner’s ruling that Morneau didn’t need to sell his family company shares

Democracy Watch (November 16, 2017)
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Headhunting firms confirm PMO and Cabinet staff on all good government watchdog selection committees

Democracy Watch (November 15, 2017)
How to untie the unethical knots revealed by Minister Morneau’s scandal

Democracy Watch (November 14, 2017)
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Democracy Watch calls for changes to stop fake online election ads

Democracy Watch (November 8, 2017)
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Trudeau Liberals admit in court case document they had “pool of qualified candidates” for Ethics Commissioner position last winter

Democracy Watch (November 1, 2017)
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Former Ethics Commissioner Shapiro recommended disclosure of all recusals because screens cover up conflicts of interest

Democracy Watch (October 31, 2017)
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Democracy Watch filing court case against Ethics Commissioner challenging bias and rulings on ministers’ investments

Democracy Watch (October 25, 2017)
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Democracy Watch will take Ethics Commissioner to court if she doesn’t recuse herself from Morneau meeting and decisions – she is biased due to past advice on blind trust, setting up ethics “smokescreen” for him, and serving on six-month renewable contract from Trudeau Cabinet

Democracy Watch (October 23, 2017)
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Democracy Watch and Open Government Coalition call on federal Liberals to make many key open government changes to Bill C-58

Democracy Watch (October 19, 2017)
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Liberal Finance Minister Morneau will still have conflicts of interest, and still make decisions that affect his family’s company and his investments