Energy East proceedings should resume only after the NEB has been overhauled and a climate test is in place. Otherwise any decision will seriously lack credibility.
An environmental advocate protests on the Hill this winter. Patrick DeRochie writes that the Energy East project must be measured against Canada's international commitments on climate change before it should be allowed to proceed. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
As we closed out 2016, the federal government approved two massive pipeline projects and forged a national framework on climate change. It’s been dubbed the story of 2016. But the story isn’t over.
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David MacNaughton 'made it a priority' to understand who the key U.S. influencers were and which Canadian would be best to deliver the message, says former PMO Canada-U.S. war room staffer Diamond Isinger.
'The evidence showed there were many ways in which Mr. Trudeau, either directly or through the actions of those under his direction, sought to influence the Attorney General,' the commissioner's report says.