The Gomery Inquiry – February 28, 2005 (Part 4 of 6)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – February 28, 2005 (Part 4 of 6)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witness: Alex Himelfarb

Commission Counsel Bernard Roy conducts direct examination of Alex Himelfarb (Clerk of the Privy Council). Mr. Himelfarb describes meetings with the Auditor General, his own knowledge of the contents of the 2004 Auditor General’s report prior to its release, and his response to the report. He confirms Jean Chrétien’s claim that the prime minister was not informed of the contents of the report prior to its release.