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Ontario Proud was instrumental in taking down Ontario Liberals. Now they're aiming for Trudeau - 2018-11-04

F94.png Ontario Proud was instrumental in taking down Ontario Liberals. Now they're aiming for Trudeau November 4, 2018, Joan Bryden, Canadian Press, Toronto Star

But the arrival of Ontario Proud on the federal scene renews questions about when political advocacy crosses the line into collusion with a political party, enabling the party to raise and spend more money than legally allowed and, in the process, undoing decades of effort to neutralize the influence of big money on Canadian elections.

Ontario Proud was founded by Jeff Ballingall, a digitally savvy former Harper-era Conservative staffer and erstwhile employee of the short-lived Sun News Network.

It unabashedly promoted Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives in last spring's Ontario election, using social media to create viral videos and memes that mercilessly mocked Wynne before shifting to attack the NDP once polls showed the premier's party cratering.

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{{cite news | first = Joan | last = Bryden | title = Ontario Proud was instrumental in taking down Ontario Liberals. Now they're aiming for Trudeau | url = https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2018/11/04/ontario-prouds-arrival-on-federal-scene-renews-fears-about-third-party-collusion.html | work = Canadian Press | publisher = Toronto Star | date = November 4, 2018 | accessdate = June 3, 2019 }}