John Wiersema

Report: DND Must Set Aside More Cash

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's auditor general is raising questions about the practice of contracting out maintenance on military equipment, and warns National Def...

Report: No Way To Measure Jobs Fund Impact

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal auditor general says he's been given no way to measure the employment impact of a billion-dollar fund designed to maintain or cre...

Auditor General: Close Holes In Visa System

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's border watchdogs need to tighten the visa system with better health and security screening for people who want to come to Canada eit...

The Tony Clement Probe Stops Here: Auditor General

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government clearly broke the rules when it set up and doled out a $50-million G8 legacy fund, the federal spending watchdog said W...

Did Taxpayers Get Any Value From G8 Legacy Fund?

CP | Posted 08.22.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - The Harper government has already been blasted by the auditor general for keeping Parliament in the dark about the $50-...