Guelph Robocalls

Ex-Tory Staffer Convicted In Robocalls Scandal To Appeal Sentence

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2016 | Canada Politics

Michael Sona is asking for a sentence less than the nine months in jail he received, but the Crown is simultaneously arguing for a longer one.

Re-Open Robocalls Investigation, Voters Ask Elections Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A group of voters in Guelph, Ont., has fired off a letter to Elections Canada to call for the agency to re-open an investigation into mislead...

Sona Sentenced To 9 Months In Jail

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada Politics

GUELPH, Ont. - Interfering with a citizen's right to vote merits real jail time, an Ontario judge declared Wednesday as he made Michael Sona the first...

Althia Raj

Ex-Tory Staffer Charged In Robocall Scandal | Althia Raj | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Politics

Elections Canada has filed a charge against Michael Sona, the ex-Conservative staffer fingered by the Tories in the so-called robocalls scandal, The H...

Why We Should Investigate the Robocalls Investigation

Daniel Dickin | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Politics
Daniel Dickin

My recent Access to Information request revealed that Elections Canada has spent almost $780,000 chasing the fantasy that Conservatives robocalled Canadians into voting in the wrong places in the May 2011 federal election. In my previous post we learned that the Commissioner's Office spent $192,203.48 on "Investigators' Fees and Salaries." So who are these investigators?

Althia Raj

Marijuana Party Candidate Challenges Guelph Riding's Election Results | Althia Raj | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada Politics

Liberal MP Frank Valeriote is fighting efforts by another local candidate to overturn the results of the last federal election in his riding of Guelph...

The Only Call Harper Should Be Making is a Judicial Inquiry

Jim Harris | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Politics
Jim Harris

Seventy-five per cent of Canadians want an Independent judicial inquiry according to a national poll sponsored by the National Post and released on March 12 by Ipsos Reid. Since when would electoral fraud go uninvestigated with all findings not made public?

Liberals Made Robocalls In Guelph Too

CBC | Posted 05.10.2012 | Canada Politics

An audio recording surfaced Friday showing the Conservative campaign in Guelph, Ont., wasn't the only one to use automated robocalls in the last feder...