Peace, order and good government, eh?: Campaign Capers: The court has spoken

The post I put up yesterday to report on the Supreme Court’s ruling regarding Etobicoke Centre has been updated a couple of times with links to media coverage. There’s lots there if you want to dive in and get even more detail. Short version, as you’ve probably heard by now: in a 4 to 3 ...

Peace, order and good government, eh?: Campaign Capers: Elections Canada’s budget isn’t the problem

If you can get behind the paywall at the Ottawa Citizen you’ll find confirmation that Elections Canada’s budget really hasn’t posed a problem in their investigation into Robocon. Over and above its normal expenditures, the agency has spent just shy of $240,000 on “casual employees, investigators and other expenses related to the robocalls probe since ...