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Toronto Star: Parties the Same? Not on Tech Issues

Jun 21, 2004, 15:00 (8 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Russell McOrmond for these links. ]

"With the federal election now just one week away, millions of voters are sizing up the national parties' positions on a wide range of issues. For those interested in technology law and policy issues--including copyright, spam, and privacy--the election campaign has been a disappointment as technology policy has barely registered on the election-issue radar.

"While it may be understandable for technology policy to take a back seat to health care, national defence, and tax policy, an election campaign would be an ideal time to generate discussion and learn about positions on issues that typically stir debate throughout the year..."

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