The Gomery Inquiry – June 2, 2005 (Part 2 of 4)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – June 2, 2005 (Part 2 of 4)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: Alfonso Gagliano

The Commission continues to hear testimony from Alfonso Gagliano (former Minister of Public Works and Government Services) with Pierre Fournier (Counsel for Mr. Gagliano) resuming direct examination. Mr. Gagliano describes the work of Giuseppe (Joseph) Morselli and Beryl Wajsman for the Quebec wing of the Liberal Party of Canada, denies involvement in the selection of agencies for government sponsorship contracts, and speaks about meetings with Charles Guité following Mr. Guité’s retirement from the public service. There are cross-examinations by Doug Mitchell (Counsel for the Liberal Party of Canada) and Sylvain Lussier (on behalf of the Attorney General of Canada).