The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Concerning Partisan Communications from Non-Partisan Government Officials #nlpoli

Keith Hutchings issued a news release on Tuesday to respond to”inaccuracies on CETA negotiations.” That’s what the headline on the release said it was about. He did so in his capacity as a cabinet minister, a non-partisan provincial government official, not as a Conservative.  The media contact name listed is for the departmental communications director. ...

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Any similarity is purely coincidental #nlpoli

Two announcements. The one in February consisted of three paragraphs, 10 lines, and 111 words. The obligatory quote from the minister: “Ms. Goulding and Ms. Mennie have a wealth of legal expertise which has made them well-suited to the duties of a Provincial Court judge,” said Minister Collins. “They join the bench with a great ...