April 14, 2010 (40th Parliament, 3rd Session)

CPC

John Baird

Conservative

Hon. John Baird (Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, CPC)

Mr. Speaker, it is very clear that when the Prime Minister and his office were apprised of new information, they did two things: they forwarded this information to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner, who operates independently of the House, as well as to the RCMP.
Those are the actions of a government that is very aware of the ethical standard in Canada. That is why the RCMP should have the time to study the information.

Topic:   Oral Questions
Subtopic:   Ethics
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