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APTN 'shocked' by PMO's swift response to Carson story

The Prime Minister's Office caught APTN off guard when it took their allegations in a story of illegal lobbying by Bruce Carson, a former senior adviser to Prime Minister Stephen Harper straight to the RCMP on March 16, says APTN executive producer Paul Barnsley.

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APTN 'shocked' by PMO's swift response to Carson story

Former PMO adviser Bruce Carson, has been accused of alleged influence peddling. The PMO has called in the RCMP, and the ethics and lobbying commissioners.

The Prime Minister's Office caught APTN off guard when it took their allegations in a story of illegal lobbying by Bruce Carson, a former senior adviser to Prime Minister Stephen Harper straight to the RCMP on March 16, says APTN executive producer Paul Barnsley.

  

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Sunday, March 1, 2015
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Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

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Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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