Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities
Witnesses: Janet Labelle, Norman Steinberg, Steven Turner, Raoul Solon, Jim Hamer
The Commission continues to hear testimony from a panel of internal auditors from the Department of Public Works and Government Services, including Janet Labelle (Manager, Fraud Investigations and Internal Disclosures Directorate), Norman Steinberg (Director General of Audit and Ethics), Steven Turner (former member, Audit and Review Branch), Raoul Solon (former Assistant Director, Audit and Review Branch), and Jim Hamer (former Audit Manager). Commission Counsel Neil Finkelstein conducts direct examination. The witnesses are asked about the findings of a 2000 internal audit of the Advertising and Public Opinion Research branch (APORS).