Mr. Speaker, I suggest that my colleague listen to the question so that he can give a real answer.
This is worrisome. Yesterday the Globe and Mail published an article alleging that the Prime Minister's Office had interfered in a criminal proceeding.
What about the principle of impartiality in our justice system? What about the principles of ethics and transparency?
In December, Gerald Butts discussed a special deal for SNC-Lavalin with the former attorney general, who was then dismissed a month later.
My question is simple. What was said at that meeting?