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NDP seeks probe into Mike Duffy's contacts with Enbridge

The NDP has asked the lobbying commissioner to investigate whether Mike Duffy’s apparent repeated discussions with pipeline company Enbridge broke federal rules.

Duffy’s detailed electronic diary, entered as evidence at his criminal trial, includes several entries – many of them redacted, but still legible – about conversations and emails with or about senior Enbridge officials and the company between January and June of 2012. 654 more words

National

Ewart: Enbridge pulled into Duffy scandal, turns tables on suspended senator

The allegation? Astonishing. The response? Even more remarkable.

The scandal surrounding Mike Duffy reached the oilpatch this week over the contentious issue of pipeline politics following a media report that Enbridge Inc. 779 more words

Politics

For the Record: They Care Not What They Do

© 2015 Concerned Citizens of Western Montana

We would like to be begin this article by saying to those supporters of the compact who are reading, WE ARE NOT GOING AWAY. 754 more words

Property Rights

Apple boosts U.S. federal government lobbying efforts by 16% in Q1

”Apple Inc., which has been boosting its presence in the U.S. capital, increased spending on lobbying efforts 16 percent during the first three months of this year, including on issues related to mobile payment,” Tim Higgins reports for Bloomberg. 187 more words

News

Massachusetts Lobby Law: Five Years Later

by Benjamin Fierro III

The Profession

On January 1, 2010, the most sweeping reform of the state’s lobbying law since the early 1990s became effective. As was the case with past reforms, the Legislature was spurred to action by allegations of corruption and unethical behavior by some elected officials and others. 1,853 more words

Legal

Exploring Divides in D.C.

Read my reflection on surveying D.C.’s homeless individuals as part of the Point in Time Count and lobbying U.S. Senators and Representatives.

“There is a chasm in D.C. 47 more words

Members of Parliament: Photos, Contacts, Electorates

The Queensland Parliament has updated and issued three guides to the current Parliament:

  • Photographs* of Members of Parliament, sorted by electorate name
  • Electorate locations linked to Members of Parliament photographs.
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Politics