Disgraced Trudeau advisor spreads misinformation about Conservatives
The former Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Gerald Butts spread false information attempting to further tie the Conservative Party of Canada with the “Canadian alt-right”.
Election debate moderator had dinner with Trudeau’s disgraced top advisor week before debate
Huffington Post Canada’s Ottawa bureau chief and upcoming election debate moderator Althia Raj dined with Justin Trudeau’s best friend and disgraced former principal secretary Gerald Butts Sunday evening, a week before the official leaders’ English debate.
Gerald Butts spreads fake news on Twitter with Hollywood & “colossal lack of knowledge” about mortgages, banking sector
Butts showed his Canadian banking sector insight on Twitter informed by Hollywood’s version of the 2008 U.S. financial crisis.
Update: Butts says he “won’t receive a nickel” from government contract awarded to his employer
The contract aims to award someone that can show expertise through “trade and fiscal policy, through an established intelligence network .. comprised of government officials, energy industry CEO’s, executives and industry insiders…”
Leaked email reveals that Gerald Butts cashing in post-politics
The leaked email reveals that, financially, Gerald Butts is going to be just fine. Just in case you were worried.
Filibuster Part Two: Conservatives try to force government’s hand on SNC-Lavalin
Conservative MP and finance critic Pierre Poilievre vowed “to speak for hours and hours on end” in the House of Commons this week to force the government’s hand in the SNC-Lavalin affair, setting the stage for a second budget-related filibuster in a month.
Butts contradicts Wilson-Raybould as SNC ‘he said, she said’ continues
Butts told the committee that to his knowledge, nobody from the Prime Minister’s Office put political pressure on ex-Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould to help SNC-Lavalin avoid a criminal trial for bribery and corruption charges.
Mark Norman’s lawyer threatens to call Butts and Wernick to testify in criminal breach of trust case
Henein is arguing that the case should be thrown out of court and she should be able to perform a cross-examination on key witnesses which include the Clerk of the Privy Council, Michael Wernick and former Principal Secretary to Justin Trudeau, Gerald Butts.
Gerald Butts to testify before Justice Committee on Wednesday
Committee member and Conservative MP Michael Cooper said Butts “needs to answer truthfully and needs to suffer consequences of perjury if he fails to do so.”