The Canadian Progressive: INSULT: Government agency rebrands Canada “Harper Canada”

Damn it, Janet! It’s not the Harper Government. It’s the Government of Canada. And so it shall forever remain. By Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive You know the power of a dictator-style personalty cult is at work when a federal agency rebrands a country in the name of the great and Dear […] The post INSULT: Government ...

The Sixth Estate: Pork Barrel Audit 3: No Evidence of Political Favouritism at Atlantic Innovation Fund

My third Pork Barrel audit moves over to the Atlantic to look at another of the regional granting organizations, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA). Although the ACOA board is chock full of patronage appointments, I have always had more respect for ACOA and its minister, Bernard Valcourt. Under Valcourt the granting programs on the ...