Mr. Speaker, I got the impression she was about to give me a compliment when you cut her off.
There were no complaints about the companies that were bidding on this until after the bids were opened and the award was announced. Everybody understood the process and nobody complained about it. They just did not like the results.
The result is that it is going to save the taxpayers some $20 million a year. Given that our department and armed forces have fewer resources, we need that kind of savings.
Goose Bay is used by our allies in terms of air force training. We would have lost this facility if we had not remained competitive. That is the reason—