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December 2016 Happy Holidays, everyone! I hope you enjoy reading my weekly Toronto Star columns on issues related to the federal government. You will find the articles listed on this website. See you in the New Year! Penny  

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December 4  • 

Castro’s enduring impact on Canada-U. S. relations: Collenette [Toronto Star]

As we enter the new Trump-Trudeau era, will we be able to safeguard our important Canada-U. S. relationship? Will Trump reopen a battle with Cuba, as...

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November 27  • 

Penny Collenette: Have your say on electoral reform [Toronto Star]

The government seeks public input on the question of electoral reform. We should all participate. Thirteen million Canadian households will soon...

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November 20  • 

The news that is not fit to print: Collenette [Toronto Star]

Fake news is thriving while real journalist and news organizations are under attack, a development that threatens civil society. People protest...

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November 16  • 

These Crown corporations impact your life – and they’re run mostly by men [Metro News]

A Metro analysis shows the corridors of power are largely filled with men. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick The Bank of Canada can have a major...

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