Lobbyist arranged Parliamentary Restaurant lunch meeting between Tweed and Omnitrax executive

A registered lobbyist arranged a Parliamentary Restaurant lunch meeting between now former Manitoba Conservative MP Merv Tweed and the head of Omnitrax Canada Inc., which owns the Port of Churchill in northern Manitoba, seven months before the Omnitrax executive left his post and was succeeded in the job by Mr. Tweed.

Now former Conservative MP Merv Tweed resigned his Brandon-Souris, Man., seat on the same day he was appointed president of railway company Omnitrax Canada Inc. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 3:40 PM

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