When will it end? Here's a Con ad doubling as a "Minister's Award of Excellence" from Jason Kenney. It was given to to an Ottawa resto in 2008. Notice that the Con logo is larger than the emblems of any of the provinces and even the House of Commons. Impolitical has got the story. How many more of these ads, er, awards, are hanging in "ethnic" restaurants across the country?
From the linked Toronto Star story.
Not all CCCA members are happy about that. "The feeling is when we need something from them, they don't listen. But when they want us to do something, they come to us," said one long-time member, who feared losing his party membership if he were identified. "There is so much control by (Tory party) headquarters that it is insulting.