Entries by Keith Beardsley from 04/2012

Answers to F-35 Fiasco Lie in a Black Box of Bureaucracy

| Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada

The DND released information on the total cost of the program but failed to include billions of dollars in long term costs, a significant item. Who made the decision to release inadequate information? Did no one object internally? When the minister used these released figures, did no one in the department red flag it for the minister to say the number was not completely accurate?

NDP's Back and There's Gonna Be Trouble

| Posted 04.30.2012 | Canada Politics

The real battle begins today with Mulcair's chosen team in place. Let us not forget the NDP are supposed to be the government-in-waiting and it will be interesting to see how Mulcair's shadow cabinet performs in a head-to-head match up with Conservative ministers.