Liberal response to China-envoy flap shows few lessons learned from SNC-Lavalin controversy
Jul. 29, 2019
“There was no direction, there was no influence, and there was no engagement, from either the Prime Minister’s Office, or the foreign affairs minister’s office, to try to muzzle a former diplomat, nor to direct an official to try to do that.”
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Liberal MP Steve MacKinnon, who spoke for all but one Liberal on the committee, says a comprehensive account on the affair is already in the public record, pointing to 13 hours of committee testimony and the commissioner