Justin Trudeau: a sunny, positive tone but is it a transparent one?
By Ken RubinOct. 29, 2015
One key change for transparency, if Trudeau is serious, is to immediately end the central PMO information flow control and subject the Prime Minister’s Office and Parliament to right-to-know legislation.
In his victory speech, Justin Trudeau said his majority government would have sunny ways, be positive and repeated that it would operate with openness and transparency.
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On top of $301.8-billion in planned spending in the 2019-10 main estimates—combining $299.6-billion in budgetary spending and $2.2-billion in non-budgetary expenses—is another $51.2-billion in statutory expenses.
‘Imagine losing your job, getting fired, but you’re fired by basically your entire riding and your whole life has been serving these people, and there’s just a lot wrapped up in it:’ Tory House leader Candice Bergen.