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Canada's regime governing conflict of interest has reached jalopy status

Last week's proposed ethics package is in keeping with Prime Minister Jean Chrétien's habit of governing as little as possible. It is designed to address only the perception of corruption in government, and falls well short of what's needed to clean up federal politics.

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Canada's regime governing conflict of interest has reached jalopy status

Last week's proposed ethics package is in keeping with Prime Minister Jean Chrétien's habit of governing as little as possible. It is designed to address only the perception of corruption in government, and falls well short of what's needed to clean up federal politics.

  

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