Times Colonist Editorial: Clark must stop secret recording

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March 2, 2017

Quoted from the article:

The B.C. Liberals should not have sent operatives to secretly record video of a small group discussing housing with NDP MLA David Eby. And they should certainly not be making taxpayers foot the bill for such a partisan and dubious activity.

Eby revealed the secret surveillance Monday in the legislature. The Richmond NDP riding association had invited young people to a Saturday afternoon housing and education forum at a local community centre. About a dozen people — some minors — attended.

The Liberals sent a taxpayer-paid caucus researcher to make a video recording of the meeting, where Eby spoke. She did not identify herself nor reveal she was surreptitiously recording the meeting.

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