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Who will be next access ‘guru’?

Access to Information Commissioner John Reid's term is up on June 30, but the government still hasn't decided who will take over. MPs say that stinks.

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The federal government is not treating the office of the Information Commissioner with respect, says access to information expert Ken Rubin. "The treatment of the office is wrong and disrespectful," Mr. Rubin told The Hill Times last week, explaining that if the government took the role seriously, they wouldn't deal with the end of current Information Commissioner John Reid's term in such a "disgusting" and "pathetic" way--behind closed doors. The House Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and

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