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583 media appearances in 2017 (including 89 national appearances)

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(June 26, 2017)
Ethics Lapdogs Court Case Fund page

Democracy Watch (June 26, 2017)
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Group files court case against federal Ethics Commissioner for biased rulings and illegal 6-month term appointment

Democracy Watch (June 12, 2017)
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Group launches petition calling on federal Liberals to Stop Political Lapdog Appointments

Democracy Watch (June 6, 2017)
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To test Liberal government Cabinet appointments process, Democracy Watch Co-founder applied for Lobbying Commissioner position last November

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

Democracy Watch (May 17, 2017)
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Federal Liberals should suspend Ethics Commissioner, Lobbying Commissioner and other judicial and watchdog appointments until they make the appointment process independent and merit-based, and prohibit reappointments of any watchdog

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

Democracy Watch (March 28, 2017)
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Group calls on federal Lobbying Commissioner to rule on May 2016 complaint about travel junkets that lobbyists have given to MPs and senators for years

Democracy Watch (December 14, 2016)
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Democracy Watch files complaint with Ethics Commissioner to stop Trudeau Cabinet from appointing their own ethics and lobbying watchdogs

Democracy Watch (December 6, 2016)
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Democracy Watch calls on Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson to disclose whether she has applied to be reappointed, asks for investigation and correct ruling on Cabinet minister fundraising