A Montreal native, Tasha is a graduate of Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf (1988) and the law faculty of McGill University (1993). Tasha practiced litigation in Montreal before working as the legislative assistant to the Attorney General of Ontario. In 1998 she began working in television, producing a political current affairs program with CBC Newsworld and then host-producing three programs with the Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC), for which she won the Justicia Award for Excellence in Journalism in 2003. In 2004 Tasha joined the Canadian Taxpayers Federation as their Ontario Director, and in 2005 co-authored Rescuing Canada’s Right: Blueprint for a Conservative Revolution, with journalist Adam Daifallah. Tasha then served as Vice-President of the Montreal Economic Institute, and later Director for Quebec of the Fraser Institute, while also lecturing on conservative politics at McGill University. Now writing for the National Post and iPolitics, she resides in Whitby, Ontario. In recognition of her writing, Tasha was awarded the 2012 Economic Education Prize from the Institut Economique de Montreal.
Sep 24: The PAAC BC Chapter (PAAC-BC) in Vancouver invites you to attend the 2019 annual meeting! Great opportunity to meet your chapter reps and get involved! More details here: ow.ly/GeSQ50vMujg #BCpoli pic.twitter.com/1d2RZvCr2G
Sept 18: Join a lively discussion with #ONpoli healthcare experts! Opening remarks by MPP @RobinMartinPC Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Health. @AlzheimerOnt @Piroska_Bata @RNAO Last chance to register: ow.ly/ERQy50wbo5d pic.twitter.com/B4k9DYwKp6
Experts on misinformation, including the former head of Canada’s spy agency, are urging Canadians to be more aware of the consequences when they share news online without checking that it’s authentic #cdnpoli #elx19. ow.ly/36nD50w8xbb
PAAC is Heading West (Again!) Alberta has long been the epicentre of public affairs activities in the West, and it is high time we launch a Chapter there! Join us Sept 23 for a BBQ and Refreshments in Edmonton to launch the PAAC Alberta Chapter. #ABpoli ow.ly/fFqV50vMtUe pic.twitter.com/h4G3bCWYeT