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Podcast: President Stella Ambler speaks to True North’s Andrew Lawton: Are Municipalities Broken Too?
Former member of parliament Stella Ambler has launched a new watchdog group, Municipal Watch, which takes aim at costly and wasteful policies being pushed by municipal governments. She joins The Andrew Lawton Show to talk about the local battlegrounds of Canadian politics.
Municipal Watch, launched in January, hopes to become an official opposition to local mayors and councillors who abuse their positions.
While Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre and Prime Minister Trudeau battle it out in the House of Commons, Canada’s cities and towns are quietly and stealthily taxing more, regulating more, and spending more taxpayer dollars – without facing the scrutiny their decisions deserve.
Starting today, Canadians will have a new way to hold politicians accountable between elections. Municipal Watch is a grassroots watchdog organization that will fight back against wasteful or bad policies that only cost more and reduce quality of life...