Tories accused of ‘selling access’ to Premier Doug Ford by getting lobbyists to hawk $1,250 fundraiser tickets

The Progressive Conservatives’ decision to enlist lobbyists to peddle $1,250 tickets to Doug Ford’s upcoming fundraiser suggests the governing party is selling access to the premier, charges Democracy Watch.

Duff Conacher, co-founder of the non-partisan organization that advocates for democratic reform and government accountability, expressed concern after the Star first revealed the Tories urged lobbyists to sell tickets to Wednesday’s fundraiser.

https://www.thestar.com/politics/provincial/2019/02/25/tories-accused-of-selling-access-to-premier-doug-ford-by-getting-lobbyists-to-hawk-1250-fundraiser-tickets.html