National Defence – November 25, 2014

In Committee from the House of Commons

National Defence – November 25, 2014

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson discusses his department’s funding requests under the supplementary estimates. The minister responds to questions on topics such as the Canada First Defence Strategy and Canada’s mission in Iraq. Also appearing are the following officials: Deputy Minister Richard Fadden; Kevin Lindsey, the assistant deputy minister and chief financial officer; John Forster, chief of Communications Security Establishment Canada ; Jaime Pitfield, assistant deputy minister of infrastructure and environment; Lieutenant-General Guy Thibault, the vice-chief of the defence staff; and Rear-Admiral Patrick Finn, the chief of staff of the materiel group. (November 25, 2014)