'The evidence showed there were many ways in which Mr. Trudeau, either directly or through the actions of those under his direction, sought to influence the Attorney General,' the commissioner's report says.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke federal ethics rules in the SNC-Lavalin case, according to the ethics commissioner. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Canada’s federal ethics commissioner says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau violated conflict-of-interest rules in attempting to convince his then-attorney general to cut a deal with embattled engineering giant SNC-Lavalin.
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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