Postmedia Network is downsizing its parliamentary bureau and had laid off five parliamentary bureau staff.
Three political reporters—Mike De Souza, Andrea Hill and Tobi Cohen—as well as planning and production editor Rhonda Cumming and librarian Kirsten Smith were laid off.
Mike De Souza is, or was, pretty much the only journalist in Canada who consistently covered issues surrounding the federal government's response to Global Warming. And now he's gone. On the other hand, pointless blow-hard climate change denier Terence Corcoran remains.
For the consipracy-minded, this deal signed bewteen Postmedia and CAPP last July certainly looks suspicious: