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Treasury Board President Tony Clement vows to quit Twitter if language police try to 'overlord' him

An investigation by the official languages commissioner into Foreign Minister John Baird’s use of Twitter has some politicians chirping with frustration, including tweeting machine minister Tony Clement, who vows to quit Twitter if he’s ever strong-armed by the commissioner. 420 more words

Canada

Language watchdog’s probe of Baird's Twitter account bird-brained, some suggest

An investigation by the official languages commissioner into Foreign Minister John Baird’s use of Twitter has some politicians chirping with frustration, including tweeting machine minister Tony Clement, who vows to quit Twitter if he’s ever strong-armed by the commissioner. 655 more words

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Jonathan Kay: Investigating bilingualism on Twitter — your tax dollars at work

How do you undermine Canadian bilingualism in 140 characters or fewer?

For Treasury Board President Tony Clement, it goes like this: “I’ve had like 5 different people stop me and ask me for directions today in Québec. 836 more words

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