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292 media appearances in 2020 (including 32 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (March 3, 2020)
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Democracy Watch pursuing lawsuit challenging Ethics Commissioner’s ruling that let everyone off except PM Trudeau for pressuring Attorney General to stop SNC-Lavalin prosecution

Democracy Watch (February 25, 2020)
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Integrity Commissioner claims year or more delay is fine for issuing rulings on lobbyists who helped Ford and now lobby Ford’s Cabinet

Democracy Watch (February 13, 2020)
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Federal Court of Appeal rules Trudeau Cabinet was biased when appointing Ethics Commissioner and Lobbying Commissioner

Democracy Watch (February 11, 2020)
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Democracy Watch files complaint with Toronto Integrity Commissioner about Councillor Jim Karygiannis’ preferential treatment for his supporters and retaliation against non-supporters

Democracy Watch (February 5, 2020)
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Dominic Barton’s interests conflict with Canada’s best interests

Democracy Watch (January 30, 2020)
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Almost two years later, where is Lobbying Commissioner’s ruling on Facebook’s lobbying and favours for Liberal Cabinet?

Democracy Watch (January 29, 2020)
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Given new details disclosed yesterday, Democracy Watch’s third letter again asks Alberta Ethics Commissioner to rule on Minister Schweitzer appointing Steve Allan as inquiry commissioner

Democracy Watch (January 28, 2020)
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Democracy Watch in court today challenging Trudeau Cabinet’s biased, secretive appointments of Ethics Commissioner and Lobbying Commissioner

Democracy Watch (January 23, 2020)
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After keeping them secret for almost two years, Trudeau Cabinet emails reveal they hid from opposition parties five fully qualified candidates for Ethics Commissioner

Democracy Watch (January 22, 2020)
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Six months later, where are Integrity Commissioner rulings on lobbyists who helped Ford campaign and fundraise and now lobby Ford’s Cabinet?