Tag Archives: SNC Lavalin

The scope of the SNC-Lavalin scandal and coverups widen – formal criminal investigation clearly warranted

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick — March 30 2019 – National Post – Summary plus commentary The scope and coverups involving more allegations against PMO staff, Finiance Minister Bill Morneau and now former Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin. … Continue reading

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In recorded call, Wilson-Raybould warns Wernick that Trudeau was ‘on dangerous ground’ by attempting to interfere on SNC-Lavalin

Former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould arrives to give her testimony about the SNC-Lavalin affair before a justice committee hearing on Parliament Hill on Feb. 27, 2019. LARS HAGBERG/AFP/GETTY IMAGES ROBERT FIFE OTTAWA BUREAU CHIEF STEVEN CHASE PUBLISHED MARCH 29, 2019 … Continue reading

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Canadian Government proposing replacing the National Energy Board Regulator via Bill-C69 and appointing board members and high paid CEO

March 30 2019 – Various news sources plus commentary Here is an update on the status of Bill-C69, a collection of news articles, details of the appointments and some commentary. This bill passed in the house with Liberal majority and … Continue reading

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Justice, jobs and SNC-Lavalin: How much does the engineering giant matter to the economy?

The new Champlain Bridge, seen under construction on Feb. 28, is among SNC’s largest federal contracts. CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/THE GLOBE AND MAIL — Commentary Many of the public and in government are saying there should not be two sets of rules … Continue reading

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What is the PMO, who works there and what does it do? A guide for the SNC-Lavalin affair – The Globe and Mail

Telford and Butts look on as Trudeau delivers his opening remarks during the Meeting of First Ministers in Ottawa on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick) https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-pmo-trudeau-snc-lavalin-gerald-butts-explainer/ Archive of this important public interest story below along with related … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Scandals; of SNC and CSA

Good comparison and details of how reporting of corruption to the federal government ignored and worse, covered up. https://www.restorecsa.com/news/article/a-tale-of-two-scandals-of-snc-and-csa Related Older Globe and Mail article from 2014 but it still has some applicable and concerning insights. Canada not immune from … Continue reading

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Federal budget bill quietly proposes tool to ease penalties for corporate crime

May 15 2018 – CBC News Politics Federal budget bill quietly proposes tool to ease penalties for corporate crime ‘It seems we’re letting those with the means have an easier time of it than those who don’t have the means’ … Continue reading

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