Lobbying

By Thursday, June 12, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

As mentioned in an earlier post, Deputy Mayor Norman Kelly put forward a motion before the most recent council meeting.  The motion could eventually force community groups that contact councillors and/or staff at city hall about a city-wide issue to register as lobbyists, even though the groups have no pecuniary interest in the city-wide issue. While ...

Ignoring the Obvious

Google “Doctors Urge Caution on Impacts of Downtown Airport Expansion” and you’ll find that the mainstream print media that have reaped millions from Porter Airlines advertising revenue seemed to have missed the press release put out by the Medical Reform Group. Indeed, the result shows two mentions under that search of the airport by major print ...