Columnist lets slip NDP and Liberals are buying media meals and limo services

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Besides the blatant untruthfulness of National Post columnist John Ivison stating on CTV’s political show Question Period that the Conservatives are “hiding” from the media, he lets a dirty little secret out of the bag:

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Yet according to the NYU Journalism Handbook:

At a restaurant, however, the reporter should pay for the meal or drink. (see here)

Besides meals and limo rides, what else are the Liberals and NDP buying Press Gallery members in order to garner favourable coverage?

 

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