‘Expense claims by former governors general have come under scrutiny. Should the program allowing such claims be changed? If so, how?’
By Laura RyckewaertNov. 26, 2018
“Throughout our history, governors general have served Canadians with distinction, representing our country at home and around the world, bringing people together, and championing many different important causes.
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Gerald Butts has removed himself from the daily political grind of strategizing how to keep the Liberals in power. But observers say it's unlikely he will be consigned to watch the campaign unfold from the sidelines.
SNC-Lavalin risks a takeover if it's convicted. But aside from likely outrage in Quebec, Ottawa can find other builders for its infrastructure plans if the company is banned from bidding on federal contracts, experts say
The Quebec company had extensive access to government ministers and top staffers, and was the only organization registered to lobby for allowing deferred prosecution agreements for white collar crimes.