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681 media appearances in 2021 (including 66 national appearances)
To download a doc listing all of Democracy Watch’s media appearances in 2021, click here.
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Democracy Watch (October 18, 2019)
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Report Card on the Federal Parties’ 2019 Democratic Reform Platforms

Democracy Watch (October 17, 2019)
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Democracy Watch calls on Commissioner of Canada Elections to investigate Manning Centre and five “Proud” groups it funded for possible third party election disclosure and collusion violations

Democracy Watch (October 10, 2019)
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Democracy Watch calls on Commissioner of Canada Elections to investigate Conservative Party and CAPP for possible illegal collusion

Democracy Watch (June 12, 2019)
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New report on possibly funneled donations to Trudeau Liberals shows need to lower donation limit to $100, as Quebec did

Democracy Watch (May 29, 2019)
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Failure by Liberals to strengthen laws mean next election will be full of false online election ads and claims, privacy invasions will continue

Democracy Watch (May 1, 2019)
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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 15, 2019)
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Democracy Watch calls on B.C. RCMP and Special Prosecutor to explain failure to charge anyone in two years since lobbyist donations scandal

CBC (April 12, 2019)
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DWatch criticizes New Brunswick’s political donation system that hides, but doesn’t stop, big money donations from big businesses

Democracy Watch (January 10, 2019)
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Democracy Watch files request with Elections Ontario to investigate Ontario Proud’s election ads, and any group with similar ads

Democracy Watch (December 12, 2018)
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Key changes needed as Bill C-76 makes federal elections more dishonest and unfair, won’t stop secret, fake online election ads