October 19, 2020

Trudeau Liberals Must End the WE Scandal Cover-Up

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – Michael Barrett, Conservative Shadow Minister for Ethics, and Pierre Poilievre, Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, released the following statement today calling on the Trudeau Liberals to end the WE Scandal cover-up at the Finance and Ethics committees: “For the past two weeks Liberal MPs on the Ethics and Finance committees have continued their cover-up …

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October 16, 2020

Trudeau & Freeland Break Canada’s Record for Longest Period Without Economic Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – Pierre Poilievre, Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, released the following statement regarding Justin Trudeau and Chrystia Freeland breaking the record for the longest period in Canadian history without presenting an economic plan: “In a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, that has led to a devastating economic downturn, entrepreneurs and workers are looking to get their livelihoods back. …

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October 12, 2020

Conservatives Back Anti-Corruption Committee to Combine WE Scandal Investigations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON –Conservative Shadow Minister for Ethics, Michael Barrett and Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, Pierre Poilievre announced today Conservative caucus support for a Special Anti-Corruption Committee to combine the efforts of multiple Parliamentary investigations into the WE scandal. While they await the establishment of the new anti-corruption committee, MP Poilievre and MP Barrett also pledged marathon …

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September 6, 2020

Conservatives Seek Ethics Commissioner Probe of Trudeau Chief & Advisor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – Michael Barrett, Conservative Shadow Minister for Ethics, and Pierre Poilievre, Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, sent a letter to the Ethics Commissioner regarding potential Conflict of Interest Act violations stemming from Justin Trudeau’s Chief of Staff’s spouse lobbying PMO Senior Advisor Mike McNair. “In the repeated act of lobbying by Trudeau’s Chief of Staff’s spouse, Rob Silver, for …

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September 6, 2020

Ethics Commissioner must probe Trudeau’s chief and top advisor

September 6, 2020 Mr. Mario Dion Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Sent via email: Mario.Dion@cie.parl.gc.ca Dear Commissioner: We are writing to request that you conduct an examination under the Conflict of Interest Act in respect of media reports of Rob Silver’s lobbying efforts on behalf of his employer, MCAP, in relation to …

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August 28, 2020

Readout: MP Poilievre speaks with the Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland

On Friday August 28, Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, Pierre Poilievre spoke with the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Chrystia Freeland about the substantive issues Conservatives will advance to re-start the Canadian economy. MP Poilievre and the Deputy Prime Minister began by discussing shared roots in their beloved home province of Alberta. MP Poilievre highlighted the following: 1. …

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August 17, 2020

Conservative Statement on the Resignation of Bill Morneau

Ottawa, ON – On behalf of the official opposition, allow me to thank Minister Bill Morneau for making the brutal sacrifice of serving in public life. I wish him and his family well. The Trudeau government is drowning in corruption, coverup and chaos. Its most senior cabinet minister—the man responsible for our economy—has fled in scandal while our economy is …

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