The article Fair elections act: 7 things you may not know (CBC: Payton:April 15 2014) is a concise summary of the major things that are wrong with Harper’s Fair Elections Act.
Check it out. Some of the key points:
- Increased loopholes for campaign spending
- Gag order on Elections Canada
- Voter Information cards not permitted as recognized ID
- Federal parties don’t have to turn in receipts for election expenses claims
- Inadequate control mechanisms for fully investigating Robocalls