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“The public has to believe that ethics are taken seriously, and they have yet to have any big evidence of that since 2018. The (Conflict of Interest) Act has been there for 17 years for God’s sake, so maybe the time has come to do something different so that we don’t keep repeating the same errors. After 17 years, maybe we should realize that something is not working,” - Retiring Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion on the Trudeau government’s repeated ethical transgressions

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Unprovoked - an attack or a display of aggression not caused by anything done or said.

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Episode Title: Cloud Cuckooland

Teaser: Chrystia Freeland’s budget includes $43b in new spending, 2023 sees an increase in unprovoked violence, and Danielle Smith speaks with a controversial pastor. Also, Dominic Leblanc’s sister-in-law is appointed as interim ethics commissioner.

Recorded Date: April 1, 2023

Release Date: April 2, 2023

Duration: 57:47

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