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211 media appearances in 2018 (including 50 national appearances)
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Democracy Watch (September 14, 2012)
News release
In celebration of International Democracy Day (Sept. 15th), Democracy Watch launches new, interactive website that invites all Canadians to “Become a Democracy Watcher”

CBC.ca (September 10, 2012)
Website Article
Avro Arrow lobbying exposes loopholes in Lobbying Act allowing lobbying without registration CBC.ca

Huffington Post (September 9, 2012)
Letter to the Editor by Tyler Sommers
Federal Liberal leadership race rules undemocratic, unethical

Democracy Watch (September 7, 2012)
News release
Ontarians should not be surprised at low voter turnout in provincial by-elections — Changes needed to election timing, voting system, and voter rights and advertising to increase voter turnout in by-elections and general elections

Lillooet News (September 5, 2012)
Website Article
Democracy Watch reminds us what democracy means

Hill Times (September 3, 2012)
Letter to the Editor by Tyler Sommers
NDP’s ad scheme shows need for audits, rulings disclosure by Elections Canada

CTV News (August 31, 2012)
Television Interview
Re: Coalition Avenir Québec receives D+ best grade of bad overall grades in Report Card on Québec Parties’ Democratic Good Government Platforms — Parti Québecois receive a D, Québec solidaire an F and Liberals an Incomplete

Democracy Watch (August 31, 2012)
News release
Coalition Avenir Québec receives D+ best grade of bad overall grades in Report Card on Québec Parties’ Democratic Good Government Platforms — Parti Québecois receive a D, Québec solidaire an F and Liberals an Incomplete

Edmonton Journal (August 31, 2012)
Website article
Alberta Premier Alison Redford’s decision to release limited budget information damaging to Albertan’s democratic rights – all government information should by default be released publicly (Edmonton Journal article)

CBC.ca (August 30, 2012)
Website article
With big banks posting record breaking profits Democracy Watch calls for regular audits to ensure banks aren’t reaping excessive profits from gouging and cutting services to Canadians