‘Kind of an asinine comment’: opponents react to Poilievre’s claims of ‘zero’ Phoenix pay problems under Conservatives
By Emily HawsSep. 10, 2018
'Government employees would much rather receive their paycheque on time than some flyer full of political propaganda,' says CAPE's Greg Phillips.
Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre's recent mail-out to constituents in his Carleton, Ont. riding is raising some eyebrows. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre’s recent newsletter sent to his constituents, in which he states twice that there were zero “public servants with Phoenix pay system problems under the Conservative government,” has attracted some negative criticism.
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