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Astroturf Group Run by Ex-Kellie Leitch Campaign Manager Targets BC's Electoral Reform Vote - 2017-10-19

F0.png Astroturf Group Run by Ex-Kellie Leitch Campaign Manager Targets BC's Electoral Reform Vote October 19, 2017, PressProgress

An astroturf group headed by Nick Kouvalis, who previously managed Kellie Leitch's controversial Conservative leadership campaign, says it's working to sway the outcome of British Columbia's upcoming electoral reform vote.

In a recent e-mail blast, the group Keep Voting Simple tells its supporters BC's upcoming electoral reform referendum is an "obvious attempt to confuse and manipulate voters" as part of a scheme to "transform BC's electoral system"

The e-mail ends with an appeal for donations to "help us keep voting simple in BC," something that is accompanied by a PO Box address in Markham, Ontario:

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{{cite news | title = Astroturf Group Run by Ex-Kellie Leitch Campaign Manager Targets BC's Electoral Reform Vote | url = https://pressprogress.ca/astroturf-group-run-by-ex-kellie-leitch-campaign-manager-targets-bcs-electoral-reform-vote/ | work = PressProgress | date = October 19, 2017 | accessdate = September 1, 2019 }}