Proceedings of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Accounts, April 6, 2004. Committee members continue their consideration of the Auditor General of Canada’s report on government sponsorship, advertising, and public opinion research. The committee hears testimony from Jean Pelletier, the former chief of staff to Prime Minister Jean Chrétien.
Mr. Pelletier faces questions from committee members Vic Toews (Conservative MP for Provencher, Man.), Jason Kenney (Conservative MP for Calgary Southeast, Alta.), Marlene Jennings (Liberal MP for Notre-Dame-de-Grâce–Lachine, Que.), Paul Crête (Bloc Québécois MP for Kamouraska–Rivière-du-Loup–Témiscouata–Les Basques), Robert Thibault (Liberal MP for West Nova, N.S.), Marcel Proulx (Liberal MP for Hull–Aylmer, Que.), Judy Wasylycia-Leis (NDP MP for Winnipeg North Centre, Man.), and Dominic LeBlanc (Liberal MP for Beauséjour–Petitcodiac, N.B.).