National Finance – October 18, 2011

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

National Finance – October 18, 2011

Appearance: John McBride

Committee members continue their study of government expenditures set out in the main estimates for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012.

John McBride (the CEO of Public Private Partnership Canada) appears before the committee, discussing the role that public–private partnerships play in Canada and the methods his organization uses to encourage their use. He is questioned by a number of committee members, including Joseph Day (the chair of the committee), Irving Gerstein (Conservative), Robert Peterson (Liberal), Elizabeth Marshall (Conservative), Art Eggleton (Liberal), Bob Runciman (Conservative), and Pierrette Ringuette (Liberal).