In this digital public affairs roundup: Is digital culture driving spin? Is Facebook helping marketers improve their credibility? Can laws be cool?
The Privacy Commissioner’s office is risking more reputation damage from a disclosure double-standard than the internal data breach it applies to.
Even some of the most active and engaged online MPs have room for improvement. And the rest, well, they can learn a lot from them.
Of 17 Fair Elections Act petitions (including those from the NDP, Liberal and Green parties), only one offers full disclosure for credibility while another, the one that got the biggest media push, could be a complete fabrication.
Some news stories, blog posts and videos that will be of interest to digital public affairs folks.
I had the opportunity to spend uninterrupted time geeking out about politics and digital with Herb Gray, one of Canada’s most respected politicians.
Another in my digital makeover which highlights the need for current information, consistent branding and content/engagement focused on the MP.