Since last fall, Scott Brison has faced questions over whether he lobbied on behalf of Irving Shipbuilding, one of the country’s largest shipbuilders, to the disadvantage of rival shipbuilder, Davie Shipyard.
Treasury Board President Scott Brison has announced on Thursday morning that he will resign from cabinet and will not be seeking re-election, citing family reasons. The Hill Times file photograph by Andrew Meade
Treasury Board President and popular, longtime Nova Scotia MP Scott Brison says he won’t run for a seat in the upcoming federal election.
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Though many acknowledge Leslyn Lewis has demonstrated her political chops, her candidacy is still seen as a long shot in a race that some say will be driven by electability in the next general election.
'The core operating ideal within ... Ottawa is evidence-based policymaking and there are clearly other jurisdictions out there besides the U.S. that have done a better job in containing [the virus],' says Eric Miller.
Small Business Minister Mary Ng says the extent of her interactions with the organization was limited to that initial pitch, and did not extend to the since-cancelled contract for the student-grant program.