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365 media appearances in 2024 (including 60 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (December 23, 2021)
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Trudeau Liberal government must now make access to information law changes called for in its own public consultation

Democracy Watch (September 18, 2021)
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Green Party receives C- grade – best of overall bad grades in Report Card on Federal Parties’ 2021 Democratic Reform Platforms

Democracy Watch (July 29, 2021)
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Trudeau Liberal government continues to ignore key open government problems as it develops new national action plan

Democracy Watch (October 26, 2020)
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Illegal snap election produces (sort of) new B.C. false majority government – will it finally be democratic?

Democracy Watch (September 15, 2020)
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On International Democracy Day, Democracy Watch calls for key changes to make Canada an actual, leading democracy

Democracy Watch (August 10, 2020)
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Democracy Watch calls for key changes to stop conflicts of interest in federal government spending

Democracy Watch (October 18, 2019)
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Report Card on the Federal Parties’ 2019 Democratic Reform Platforms

Democracy Watch (May 30, 2019)
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Report card gives Trudeau Liberal open government record an F as international summit held in Ottawa

Toronto Star (March 30, 2018)
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The high cost of accessing public records is a barrier to democracy, experts say

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