Robocall Scandal – The Globe & The Star

Official numbers are up to 34 ridings. This gets worse and worse. The Liberals must be licking their chops. The NDP … well let’s hope they smell blood.

Meanwhile the press is sharpening the knives.

Ibbotson’s got a great line:

But while most stories about Tories Behaving Badly roll off an electorate’s back, actually trying to rig an election at the riding level is something else again. That sort of thing will get ordinary people thinking a party has become corrupt. And that’s fatal.

Voter-suppression scandal will be a test of Harper’s leadership – The Globe and Mail

And the then there’s the Star:

Callers on behalf of the federal Conservative Party were instructed in the days before last year’s election to read scripts telling voters that Elections Canada had changed their voting locations, say telephone operators who worked for a Thunder Bay-based call centre.

Canada News: Conservative scripts misdirected voters in 2011 election, say call centre staff –




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