421 media appearances in 2019 (including 76 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (May 23, 2019)
Lobbying Commissioner rules MPs and senators have put loopholes in federal ethics rules to allow lobbyists to bribe them with travel junkets
Democracy Watch (May 9, 2019)
Democracy Watch calls on Ontario Integrity Commissioner to issue public ruling on LCBO Chair selling tickets to Finance Minister’s fundraising event
Democracy Watch (May 7, 2019)
Democracy Watch calls on Ethics Commissioner to rule on whether Kevin Lynch and Eric Siegel are violating federal ethics law as SNC-Lavalin board members, and in other roles
Democracy Watch (May 1, 2019)
DWatch calls on Elections Canada, Commissioner of Elections and Commissioner of Lobbying to audit political donations to find illegal funneling and unethical donation bundlers
Democracy Watch (April 30, 2019)
Democracy Watch’s lawsuit challenges Lobbying Commissioner’s ruling letting Clearwater Seafoods board member off the hook for fundraising event Trudeau attended
Democracy Watch (April 17, 2019)
Democracy Watch calls on Ethics Commissioner to rule on Clerk of Privy Council Wernick’s preferential phone call with Kevin Lynch
Democracy Watch (April 16, 2019)
Federal Court rules Lobbying Commissioner was wrong to let Aga Khan off the hook for Bahamas trip gift to PM Trudeau
Democracy Watch (April 15, 2019)
Democracy Watch calls on Integrity Commissioner to ensure independent investigation into Ethics Commissioner’s senior lawyer who is Liberal Cabinet Minister Dominic LeBlanc’s sister-in-law
Democracy Watch (April 9, 2019)
Democracy Watch calls on Ontario Ombudsman to investigate Premier Ford’s staff and others violating ethics and spending laws in OPP Commissioner appointment and other processes
Democracy Watch (April 8, 2019)
Democracy Watch questions whether Ethics Commissioner’s senior lawyer is Liberal Cabinet Minister Dominic LeBlanc’s sister-in-law?