Help spread the word to keep the CBC free from political control - Get our local action toolkit.
On Tuesday, Conservative Finance Committee members voted to keep the CBC takeover clause in the Omnibus Budget Bill. This means that Omnibus Budget Bill is cleared for a general vote in the House of Commons that could come as soon as next week.
Now, before the vote, we need to show Conservative MPs that Canadians will hold them accountable for their actions in the House of Commons in communities across Canada. If enough Canadians get active in their own communities, Conservative MPs will know that there will be real political costs if they try to control the CBC for partisan gain
.Please sign up to download a local action kit and receive key updates about high impact actions in the lead-up to the vote.
We will tell key Conservative MPs how many Canadians have signed up to download the kit and defend our democracy in our home communities.
The kit will provide step-by-step instructions on how you can spread the word about the way bill C-60 threatens the independence of the CBC. Inside the kit you’ll find a hard-hitting poster and local postering instructions; as well as a letter to editor template and instructions for joining our social media team.Please join now and share this kit as widely as possible amongst your networks. Our actions over the coming days are crucial to raising the alarm about the CBC takeover clause and defending the independence our national public media.