Communications Perspectives on Law-making (57:02)

11:00 am – Noon

This panel will consider the media and communications context for legislation and its influence on the formulation of public policy and its transformation into law.


  • Mr. Mark Spakowski, Chief Legislative Counsel, Ontario


  • Ms. Kady O’Malley, journalist, Ottawa Citizen
  • Mr. Alan Freeman, Honorary Senior Fellow, University of Ottawa’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs; weekly columnist,