Musings —12.20.2011 10:03 AM—
When called, the number goes to a voice mail for the “Conservative Party.” The message asks callers to leave their name, number and a detailed message and says the party will get back to them within three business days.
Kitchener-Conestoga Conservative MP Harold Albrecht, reached on Monday, was so surprised by the situation that he called the number himself. He said he found the ownership of the number troubling and the message unprofessional.
Good on Albrecht. His party, meanwhile, are led by the biggest bunch of scumbags to hold power in Ottawa since, well, ever.
They’re going to keep doing this sort of shit, too, until someone is found culpable. That’s where my focus would be – jailing a few of these Segretti wannabes. Comb the Code to find any and all sections that would apply. And then keep going at them, relentlessly.
480. (1) Every person is guilty of an offence who, with the intention of delaying or obstructing the electoral process, contravenes this Act, otherwise than by committing an offence under subsection (2) or section 481 or 482 or contravening a provision referred to in any of sections 483 to 499.
- (a) by intimidation or duress, compels a person to vote or refrain from voting or to vote or refrain from voting for a particular candidate at an election; or
- (b) by any pretence or contrivance, including by representing that the ballot or the manner of voting at an election is not secret, induces a person to vote or refrain from voting or to vote or refrain from voting for a particular candidate at an election.