An independent consultant's report laid out 'lessons that are yet to be learned' more than a year after the problem-plagued pay system was first launched.
Treasury Board President Scott Brison, left, and Public Services and Procurement Minister Carla Qualtrough take questions from reporters on Oct. 5 after they released an independent review of what went wrong with the Phoenix pay system rollout. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
An independent report on the problem-plagued Phoenix pay system rollout released Thursday says the government underestimated its complexity.
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'The government has heard Canadians’ concerns that the world is increasingly uncertain, and that the economy is changing,' the Throne Speech read. 'And in this context, regional needs and differences really matter.'
But a Conservative source is decrying public criticism of Andrew Scheer's leadership, saying it will only create the kind of schisms that will set the party back and that former leader Stephen Harper worked to avoid.