Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities
Witness: Charles Guité
Pierre Fournier (Counsel for Alfonso Gagliano) concludes cross-examination of Charles (Chuck) Guité (former Director General of the Advertising and Public Opinion Research Sector (APORS) and Executive Director of the Communication Coordination Services Branch (CCSB) at Public Works and Government Services Canada). Testimony focuses on lists of potential events for sponsorship and Mr. Guité’s meetings with Mr. Gagliano, the former Minister of Public Works and Government Services. There is a series of heated exchanges about Mr. Gagliano’s alleged role in approving certain events for sponsorship.