Based on her testimony before the House Justice Committee, it is clear the prime minister had no choice but to move her out. She cannot be trusted to sit in caucus where she could be note-taking for her next committee exposé.
Former justice minister Jody Wilson Raybould, pictured on Feb. 27, 2019, before the House Justice and Human Rights Committee. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
OTTAWA—Buried in the nearly four hours of House Justice Committee testimony by Jody Wilson-Raybould was an astonishing admission.
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