"Grilling poll uncovers pork-barrel politics
Survey of barbecue habits roasts Grits, Tories and NDP
Joanne Hatherly, Times Colonist
Published: Wednesday, August 01, 2007
If you've been to a barbecue lately where your host served pork, chances are that host is a Liberal.
"Contracting out was the reason that costs at the registry sky rocketed. Contracting out computer operations including software creation and hardware purchases, and the use of contracted out call centre staff. Now it turns out that in the spirit of Liberal generosity and...
the Captain at Captain's Quarters continues to follow Adscam, and gives us a preview for today. Liberal Jacques Corriveau, who was a central figure of many of the allegations from Jean Brault, takes the stands. One of the questions: where did the money go for 600 tickets...
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MONTREAL (CP) - An inquiry into the federal sponsorship scandal that threatens the minority Liberal government heard more allegations on Monday that Jean Chretien's office approved sponsorship deals in the 1990s.
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Canadian Press - MONTREAL (CP) - The Parti Quebecois announced Friday it will reimburse financial contributions it received from Groupaction, one of the advertising firms at the heart of the sponsorship scandal.
Canadian Press - MONTREAL (CP) - Restaurant Frank, where key sponsorship witness Jean Brault said envelopes full of cash were put on tables for Liberal party members, is an unassuming dining establishment in an ordinary neighbourhood.
Here's a little note I found interesting, since it involves Bloggers, Canada, and Government Corruption:
"An American website has breached the publication ban protecting a Montreal ad execs' explosive and damning testimony at the AdScam inquiry. The U.S. blogger raised the...
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MONTREAL (CP) - An American who published banned testimony on the Internet from the inquiry into the sponsorship scandal says traffic on his website has surpassed the number of hits it had for the U.S. election.
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