Attacks on Elections Canada damaging to democratic institutions, says former AG Fraser

NDP claims PMO is behind personal attacks against Canada’s Chief Electoral Officer Marc Mayrand to ‘prop up angry Conservative base.’

Elections Canada under attack: Former auditor general Sheila Fraser, pictured in this file photo, told the House Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs that personal attacks against officers of Parliament undermine democratic institutionsThe Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Abbas Rana

PUBLISHED :Friday, April 11, 2014 8:58 PM

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