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Independent audit release on F-35s could be delayed until after House adjourns next month, says Public Works

Public release of an independent audit of billions of dollars in costs for the acquisition and maintenance of the controversial F-35 stealth warplane could be delayed until after Parliament adjourns for its winter holiday recess in three weeks, according to a statement by the Public Works Department.

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Public Works Minister Rona Ambrose, then Industry minister Tony Clement, and Defence Minister Peter MacKay pictured on July 16, 2009, in Ottawa examining the cockpit of a life-size model of a Joint Strike Fighter F-35 aircraft.

 

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Independent audit release on F-35s could be delayed until after House adjourns next month, says Public Works

Public release of an independent audit of billions of dollars in costs for the acquisition and maintenance of the controversial F-35 stealth warplane could be delayed until after Parliament adjourns for its winter holiday recess in three weeks, according to a statement by the Public Works Department.

Photograph courtesy of DND
Public Works Minister Rona Ambrose, then Industry minister Tony Clement, and Defence Minister Peter MacKay pictured on July 16, 2009, in Ottawa examining the cockpit of a life-size model of a Joint Strike Fighter F-35 aircraft.

 

  

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Tuesday, August 26, 2014
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Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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