The Gomery Inquiry – October 13, 2004 (Part 4 of 4)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – October 13, 2004 (Part 4 of 4)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: Isabelle Roy

The Commission hears testimony by Isabelle Roy (former special assistant to Alfonso Gagliano, the former Public Works minister). Under direct examination by Associate Commission Counsel Guy Cournoyer, Ms. Roy describes the handling of requests for sponsorship by the minister’s office, Mr. Gagliano’s active involvement in the selection of events and projects for sponsorship, and her own resignation from the minister’s office in order to take a job working on the sponsorship program within the Communication Coordination Services Branch (CCSB) of Public Works and Government Services Canada.