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769 media appearances in 2019 (including 111 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (May 30, 2019)
News Release
Report card gives Trudeau Liberal open government record an F as international summit held in Ottawa

Gobe And Mail (September 2, 2018)
‘Process is torturous’: Federal whistleblower says Canada doesn’t protect people who speak out

CBC (March 23, 2018)
It’s official — the Harper government muzzled scientists. Some say it’s still happening

Democracy Watch (March 15, 2018)
News Release
Former Information Commissioner Legault rules Harper Conservatives violated policy by muzzling government scientists, and Trudeau Liberals ignoring recommendations needed to stop muzzling

Democracy Watch (January 29, 2018)
News Release
Bill C-65 just nice words on paper – to actually protect workers Trudeau government needs to implement House Committee recommendations to strengthen protection of all workers in federal politics, and also extend protection to whistleblowers who work in federal businesses

Democracy Watch (June 29, 2017)
News Release
Canadians have achieved more than 400 firsts and foremosts in the world – but as Canada’s federal government turns 150, it’s far from a world-leading democracy

Democracy Watch (June 16, 2017)
News Release
House Committee recommends key changes to strengthen federal government whistleblower protection – will the Liberals finally make the changes?

Democracy Watch (May 17, 2017)
News Release
B.C. may have a new government – will it be democratic?

Democracy Watch (May 10, 2017)
B.C.’s possible minority government an opportunity for major democratic changes

Democracy Watch (April 4, 2017)
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21,000+ petition House Government Operations Committee, and all federal parties, to make changes to Protect Whistleblowers Who Protect Canadians