Tory campaign worker in Guelph tweeted robocall warning two days before election - 2012-03-09

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F49.png Tory campaign worker in Guelph tweeted robocall warning two days before election March 9, 2012, Glen McGregor, National Post

OTTAWA — On the day "Pierre Poutine" activated the burner cellphone used to launch his robocall blitz on voters in Guelph, Ont., a young Conservative campaign worker sent out a message on Twitter warning of "voter suppression calls" aimed at his party.

Andrew Prescott, deputy campaign manager to Guelph Conservative candidate Marty Burke, tweeted on April 30, "Anti-#CPC voter suppression phone calls currently underway in Guelph, suspecting #LPC #elxn41" — referencing the Twitter shorthand for the Liberal Party of Canada and the 41st general election.

Prescott, a self-described cellphone expert, followed up a few minutes later with another tweet claiming that these phone calls were "using spoofed Caller-ID of Burke campaign. I 'wonder' who it could be . . ."

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{{cite news | first = Glen | last = McGregor | author2 = Stephen Maher | title = Tory campaign worker in Guelph tweeted robocall warning two days before election | url = https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/tory-campaign-worker-in-guelph-tweeted-robocall-warning-two-days-before-election | work = National Post | date = March 9, 2012 | accessdate = January 21, 2020 }}