Robocalls Culprit Confesses

Robocalls Culprit Confesses

04. 1.2012
GUELPH, Ont. — The culprit behind hundreds of misleading phone calls made to voters during the last federal election has revealed himself...
Elections Chief Says 800 Complaints Cut Across Canada

Elections Chief Says 800 Complaints Cut Across Canada

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  03.29.2012
OTTAWA — Canada's elections watchdog called the possibility of voter suppression during the last election "outrageous,'' revealing Thursday...

Election Results Challenged Over Robocalls

03.27.2012
The election results in seven federal ridings are being challenged in court because of robocalls that voters say tried to...
Tories Use Jedi Mind Trick On Robocalls?

Tories Use Jedi Mind Trick On Robocalls?

03.26.2012
Canadians may get more information on the fraudulent robocalls controversy as the head of Elections Canada appears before...
MPs Summon Elections Watchdog To Talk Robo-Calls

MPs Summon Elections Watchdog To Talk Robo-Calls

03.23.2012
Canada’s chief electoral officer is being called before MPs to speak about the robo-calls controversy dogging the Harper government on...
'Pierre Poutine' Also Supported Liberal Candidate?

'Pierre Poutine' Also Supported Liberal Candidate?

03.23.2012
The mysterious “Pierre Poutine” who launched misleading robocalls into Guelph, Ont., on election day also recorded another voice message...
WATCH: Rick Mercer Demands Action In Latest Robocalls Rant

WATCH: Rick Mercer Demands Action In Latest Robocalls Rant

Michael Bolen  03.21.2012
Rick Mercer has delivered another robocalls rant and this time he wants action. The host of the "Rick Mercer Report" is calling for the...
WATCH: Pierre Poutine Robocalls Rex Murphy On 22 Minutes

WATCH: Pierre Poutine Robocalls Rex Murphy On 22 Minutes

03.20.2012
What's worse: Being sent to a polling station that doesn't exist or going to a Nickelback concert? That's the question posed on this week's...
Robocalled In Error?

Robocalled In Error?

03.16.2012
Phone calls directing voters to the wrong polling stations in the last federal election could have been mistakes, and people...
My name is Jennifer. I am a Robocaller.

My name is Jennifer. I am a Robocaller.

03.16.2012
Compared to Mr. Poutine I'm small potatoes, really. I just called a few hundred of my supporters in Ward 2 in Milton on the eve of the...

Voters Say They Got Robocalled After Declining To Vote Conservative

03.15.2012
An investigation by CBC News has turned up voters all over Canada who say the reason they got robocalls sending them to fictitious...

Elections Canada Probe Focuses On 700 Robocall Complaints

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  03.15.2012
OTTAWA - Canada's chief electoral officer said Thursday he's received 700 specific complaints of fraudulent or improper phone calls placed...

Ex-Tory MP Says He Had Misgivings About Voter ID System

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  03.15.2012
OTTAWA - Inky Mark was always a bit of an outsider inside the Conservative caucus.The former Manitoba MP, popular in his riding, wasn't...

Ex-Tory Staffer A Cause Celebre For Opposition

Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press  03.14.2012
OTTAWA - Michael Sona has joined the ranks of other jilted Conservatives who suddenly find themselves defended and used by the official...