This fall, Twitter and Facebook advertising influence will probably outstrip the combined effect of radio and television.
After the Liberals announced an end to single-use plastic, the prime minister posted a staff meeting photo on Twitter on June 24 where plastic forks were included in the pizza lunch. Just last week @CanadaProud offered a $1,000 reward on Twitter to anyone who could snap a photo of the prime minister sipping from a plastic straw. Photograph courtesy of Twitter
OTTAWA—Twitter received kudos last week for finally announcing the suspension of political advertising during the summer.
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'