The Gomery Inquiry – September 27, 2004 (Part 3 of 5)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Gomery Inquiry – September 27, 2004 (Part 3 of 5)

Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities

Witnesses: Michael Wernick, Kathy O’Hara, Alex Himelfarb

Commission Counsel Neil Finkelstein continues examination of a panel of Privy Council Office staff, including Alex Himelfarb (Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet), Kathy O’Hara (Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Machinery of Government), and Michael Wernick (Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Plans and Consultations). Discussion focuses on Prime Minister Jean Chrétien’s apparent involvement in the request for funding for the sponsorship program.