Matthew Millar

Matthew Millar worked on special reports and investigations from Ottawa. Follow him on twitter @dmatthewmillar 
 

Harper government pressed to investigate Strahl scandal

Formal complaints demand an investigation into Strahl's dual role as spy watchdog and Enbridge lobbyist.

Mulcair calls on Strahl to end Enbridge lobbying or quit CSIS oversight

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair has called for Chuck Strahl, head of the watchdog committee which oversees Canada’s intelligence agency (CSIS), to end Enbridge lobbying or quit CSIS oversight. Strahl has been...

Canada's top spy watchdog lobbying for Chinese-First Nation firm in Alberta as well as Enbridge

Canada’s top spy watchdog, Chuck Strahl, registered to lobby the Alberta government on Dec. 3, 2013 on behalf of a joint First Nations and Chinese-owned energy project, as well as registering as a...

Breaking: Chief spy watchdog working for Enbridge since 2011

Canada’s top spy watchdog and former Conservative cabinet minister Chuck Strahl, who registered last month as a paid lobbyist for Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines L.P., has in fact been...

Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline recommended for approval by JRP, despite massive opposition in BC

The controversial pipeline was given a green light by NEB with 209 conditions.

Harper's Arctic vision to claim North Pole, Santa Claus

He’s making a list, checking it twice and going to find out who’s naughty or nice.  Ask just about any Canadian child who is eagerly anticipating the holidays, wide eyed and sugar-high, and they...

National Energy Board responds to questions on spying

The National Energy Board (NEB) responded in writing today to Ecojustice’s questions about its conduct in coordinating spying in conjunction with CSIS and the RCMP on anti-oil sands environmental...

City of Vancouver seeks affordable housing and rail safety at Federation of Canadian Municipalities in Ottawa

Mayors and councillors from across Canada 'stormed the Hill' in Ottawa this week as part of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities annual advocacy days this week. Over 120 FCM delegates including...

Ecojustice demands National Energy Board answer for spying on anti-oil sands groups

Following the publication of documents obtained by the Vancouver Observer showing the National Energy Board oversaw the spying activities of the RCMP and CSIS on oil sands opponents, 

Barry...