Public Record - House of Commons Committee on Public Accounts – February 17, 2004 (Part 1 of 2)
Proceedings of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Accounts. Committee members consider a report by the Auditor General of Canada on government and advertising activities and public opinion research. Reg Alcock (President of the Treasury Board) and Rob Walsh (Law Clerk and Parliamentary Counsel in the House of Commons) appear before the committee.
Committee members in attendance include John Williams (Public Accounts Committee chair), Peter Goldring (Conservative MP for Edmonton East), Beth Phinney (Liberal MP for Hamilton Mountain), Paul Forseth (Conservative MP for New Westminster–Coquitlam–Burnaby), Judy Wasylycia-Leis (NDP MP for Winnipeg North Centre), Dennis Mills (Liberal MP for Toronto–Danforth), Marlene Jennings (committee vice chair and Liberal MP for Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Lachine), Odina Desrochers (Bloc Québécois MP for Lotbinière–L’Érable), Joe Jordan (Parliamentary Secretary to the President of the Treasury Board), Walt Lastewka (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services), and Alan Tonks (Liberal MP for York South–Weston).