Trudeau government giving $84 million to Chief of Staff's husband's company
The Prime Minister's Office assured Canadians in a statement, saying that Telford had recused herself from any decisions surrounding MCAP, her husband's employer.
Saskatchewan is now stepping away from a $260,000 WE Charity contract following amid the charities ongoing scandal.
Trudeau noted "the work that [Morneau's] done as finance minister in being there for Canadians."
At least 180 workers were paid by an anonymous employer to promote positive stories about WE Charity in 2018 and 2019 and manipulate Google’s search algorithm. The campaign attempted to surface positive visibility and drown any negative coverage.
The ethics commissioner confirmed Wednesday evening that he will be expanding the scope of his investigation into Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s possible ethics violations.