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211 media appearances in 2018 (including 50 national appearances)
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The Record (April 16, 2018)
News
Elections Ontario should investigate Cambridge candidate’s husband, watchdog says

National Post (March 20, 2018)
News
Follow the Money

Democracy Watch (January 11, 2018)
News Release
2017 donations show Ontario political finance system still undemocratic – Liberals and PCs both received 36% of donations from only 11% of donors

Democracy Watch (December 13, 2017)
News Release
Nine months of 2017 donations show Ontario political finance system still undemocratic – Liberals received almost 29% of donations from only 7% of donors, PCs received almost 33% of donations from only 9.4% of donors

Democracy Watch (October 18, 2017)
News Release
Democracy Watch in B.C. Court of Appeal challenging ruling that Conflict of Interest Commissioner’s decision to excuse B.C. Premier Christy Clark’s $50,000 salary and “cash-for-access” events can’t be challenged in court

Democracy Watch (October 5, 2017)
News Release
Trudeau Liberals’ political finance bill a charade that doesn’t stop cash-for-access – too-high federal donation limit of $3,100 a year means wealthy still have unethical influence, funneling of donations continues

Democracy Watch (September 18, 2017)
News Release
B.C. government’s political finance bill makes key changes – but too-high donation limit means wealthy will still have influence, funneling will happen

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

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