Shine on, camera lights
Two press releases from the PMO, issued simultaneously to members of the Parliamentary Press Gallery this morning. One, from the weekend, at an event where the Prime Minister took no questions.
PRIME MINISTER STEPHEN HARPER SPEAKS TO THE IMPORTANCE
OF CULTURAL MEDIA IN CANADIAN SOCIETY
TORONTO – Prime Minister Stephen Harper today highlighted the importance of cultural media in Canadian society at a training seminar organized by the National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada (NEPMCC) at Seneca College’s Markham Campus.
“We believe strongly that freedom for Canadians goes hand-in-hand with journalistic freedom,” said the Prime Minister. “Our liberty is strengthened when journalists are free to pursue truth, shine light into dark corners and assist the process of holding governments accountable.”
And then this one, for today:
PRIME MINISTER STEPHEN HARPER’S
OTTAWA – Public event for Prime Minister Stephen Harper for Monday, November 23rd is:
2:15 p.m. – Prime Minister Stephen Harper will participate in a photo opportunity.
*Photo opportunity only (cameras and photographers only)