Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities
Witness: Denis Coderre
The Commission hears testimony from Denis Coderre (a former federal cabinet minister and former Vice-President of Public Affairs for Groupe Polygone). Under direct examination by Associate Commission Counsel Guy Cournoyer, Mr. Coderre describes his relationships with Luc Lemay and Jean Lafleur and his discussions with Alfonso Gagliano concerning sponsorship files. Mr. Coderre denies having had any knowledge of federal sponsorship activities during his time at Groupe Polygone.