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Karl Nerenberg | If it is true that Stephen Harper knew nothing about the two cheques and nothing about the arrangements negotiated with Senator Mike Duffy, what does it tell us about Harper as a leader?
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Karl Nerenberg | During question period on Wednesday, Harper seemed to say that Nigel Wright both "acted alone" and "named" the people he acted with in this $90,000 caper. But that can't be true...
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Karl Nerenberg | Stephen Harper has either deliberately misinformed the House and the Canadian people; or somehow he was, himself, misinformed by key members of his entourage. Either way it is not a pretty picture.
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Karl Nerenberg | Senator Mike Duffy put on quite a show in the Senate on Tuesday afternoon, implicating both the Prime Minister, and his past and current chiefs of staff, in the 'Duffy Affair.'
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Gerry Caplan | The late investigative journalist I. F. Stone insisted that "All governments lie." From Kennedy to Clinton, Nixon to Harper, not one government has been able to turn that statement into a falsehood.
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This Week on Media Mornings | This Week on Media Mornings is a weekly independent Canadian and global news hour, featuring the top headlines and commentators from the past week.
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Democracy Watch | Democracy Watch calls for transparency in the Wright-Duffy situation in order to ensure that Canadians can be confident there is no partisan influence.
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David J. Climenhaga | The effort by B.C. MP Russ Hiebert to mislead his dozing listeners in the House of Commons was part of a troubling pattern of casual deceptiveness surrounding Bill C-377.
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Andreas Krebs, Suzanne Gallant | We don't want calm Tom. We want the raging, seething, forehead-vein-popping apoplectitude we were promised. So we decided to rewrite the past in hopes it will provide some guidance for the future.
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Gerry Caplan | For the Prime Minister, more of the same is a recipe for electoral disaster. Stephen Harper needs to either start seeing his government the way most Canadians do, or go finish his hockey history book.
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David J Climenhaga | Watch out if you’re a Liberal electrician or an NDP handyman if you've ever done a job for someone who failed to meet a mortgage payment. The PMO and Brad Wall are going to come after you!
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Karl Nerenberg | The public has very little way of knowing what Nigel Wright, as the Prime Minister's Chief of staff, did with that million dollar fund, which was entirely at his disposal.