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Sarah Hoffman
David J. Climenhaga | The interesting question is not whether mentholated coffin nails are a Good Thing or a Bad Thing but why Alberta's previous PC governments never did anything about it.
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Stephen Mandel (L) and Jim Prentice
David J. Climenhaga | Did Alberta Premier Jim Prentice just admit his entire elected caucus is a bunch of clowns who can't be trusted?
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Ted Menzies
David J. Climenhaga | If Canadians are to have confidence in their laws, the Lobbying Act is going to have to be amended to give former cabinet ministers like Ted Menzies a little less wiggle room.
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David J. Climenhaga | It's obvious that the special advantage enjoyed by recently departed senior federal officials is not restricted to the federal government.
Activist Toolkit
| How to effectively present your cause to politicians or legislators
Activist Toolkit
| À vrai dire, tout le monde peut faire du lobbying ou essayer d’influencer les personnes qui décident des politiques qui touchent nos vies.
Activist Toolkit
| Nous communiquons dans le but d’éduquer et d’informer. À titre de dirigeants et militants syndicaux, nous voulons que les écrits que nous rédigeons aident les travailleurs à se syndiquer et à défendre
Activist Toolkit
| Lobbying local government can be an effective way for activists change policy
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Stevie Cameron
David J. Climenhaga | Author Stevie Cameron's elevation to the Order of Canada on the cusp of what is likely to be Canada's Year of Mulroney is delightful and ironic.
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Polaris Institute | Six main oil industry players, including Enbridge and TransCanada, met with federal cabinet ministers 53 times between September 2011 and September 2012.
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Duff Conacher | Secret, unethical lobbying will still be legal unless the federal Conservatives, and all politicians across Canada, make key changes to lobbying disclosure laws.
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Tyler Sommers | Measures promised by Cabinet Minister Tony Clement will do nothing to stop secret, unethical lobbying of the federal government which will continue to be legal unless other changes are made.