Liberal Senator Mobina Jaffer, left, and Independent Senator André Pratte, right, are deputy chairs and Conservative Senator Percy Mockler, centre, is chair of the Senate National Finance Committee, which is set to hear from the auditor general’s office this week, according to Sen. Eaton, on its Nov. 20 report on fighter jet procurement. The Hill Times photograph by Jolson Lim
We live in a dangerous world. Our intelligence and security agencies need a range of powers to protect us from threats we face, whether from terrorism, espionage, or interference with our democratic institutions.
Do civilians know why we are in Mali, Latvia, or Kosovo today? Donald Trump’s tweets get more airtime than the activities of the Canadian Armed Forces serving in some 30 operations and missions across the globe.