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News Government General
October 14, 2020  

PM blasts Tories for push to keep WE probe alive

Sidestepped questions about having one special committee continue the investigation into the charity.

News Government General
October 13, 2020  

Conservatives want anti-corruption committee to probe WE controversy

Also to press the House ethics and finance committees to resume looking at the matter.

News Government General
September 10, 2020  

Political fallout continues despite shuttering of WE’s Canadian operations

Trudeau and Morneau under investigation by the federal ethics watchdog for possible breaches of the Conflict of Interest Act.

News Government General
August 20, 2020  

Opposition decries black ink in WE documents, allege continued coverup

Contain numerous exchanges between federal civil servants, ministerial staff and WE Charity officials

News Government Economy General
August 18, 2020  

Morneau leaves cabinet, federal politics, as suddenly as he arrived

First rookie MP in nearly a century to step into the high-profile and demanding role of finance minister.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 13, 2020  

Trudeau, Morneau, Telford must resign, or trigger an election: Blanchet

Cites the WE Charity controversy and a contract going to company that employs Telford’s husband prove the Liberal government is no longer trustworthy.

News Government General
July 23, 2020  

Morneau repays $41K in WE travel expenses, calls for resignation

Ethics commissioner is investigating giving the WE organization a contract to run the Canada Student Service Grant.

News Government General
July 22, 2020  

No evidence of Trudeau contact with WE before deal awarded: PCO

Now-aborted deal could have paid the organization some $43.5 million.

News Government General
July 20, 2020  

Liberals’ choice to give WE contract ‘corruption or incompetence’: Scheer

Report by Canadaland raised red flags in 2018 by auditors reviewing WE’s financials, and its board had undergone a major shakeup.

News Government General
July 16, 2020  

Trudeau apologizes for not recusing himself from WE decision

Mother was paid $250,000 for 28 speaking appearances at WE-related events between 2016 and 2020.

News Government General
June 30, 2020  

Tories ask AG to probe ‘outsourcing’ of $900M student aid program

Canada Student Service Grant announced last week as part of a broader suite of support for students and young people.