Main Estimates: Parliamentary Budget Officer Provides His Review

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Main Estimates: Parliamentary Budget Officer Provides His Review

National Finance – November 26, 2020:

Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux presents his office’s analysis of the government’s 2020-2021 main estimates and supplementary estimates (B) and faces questions over the government’s pandemic spending.

Also responding to questions are the Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s Jason Stanton and Jill Giswold.

For the committee’s second panel on government estimates, senators hear from Transport Canada’s Ryan Pilgrim, Anuradha Marisetti, Lawrence Hanson and Kevin Brosseau; as well as Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada’s Douglas McConnachie.