Michael Ferguson says his office hired an outside security firm to investigate his staff .
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Veterans Affairs has covered medical marijuana costs since 2008.
The project is designed to make it easier for visitors to the Statistics Canada website to organize, read and play with the data statistical agency collects.
Michael Ferguson's report has called out lax checks at the border.
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"We found that the agency did not have updated information about the condition of housing units to inform its decisions."
Mountains and mountains of paperwork.
In many cases, agencies and departments that work with Shared Services Canada had little involvement with the IT department, and didn't communicate on expectations.
OTTAWA - The quality of health care in remote First Nations communities is sorely lacking, the federal auditor general reported Tuesday — a conclusion that aboriginal leaders call a further indictment...
OTTAWA - The Conservative government has touted the thousands of databases it is making public as proof of its openness and transparency.But key data users in a Treasury Board survey complained about...
OTTAWA - The country's top survey on job vacancies is too vague and doesn't provide much value to governments and other users, the auditor general said Tuesday.Michael Ferguson's latest report comes a...
The Senate's expense controls have a "significant deficiency" that needs immediate fixing, and the administration should audit a sample of senators' offices every year, a newly released audit by KPMG...
OTTAWA — Conservative MPs have rejected a call to have Canada's auditor general take a good look at their expenses — or those of the prime minister and his cabinet. "NO!" was the word emanating from t...
OTTAWA - The auditor general has found problems with the way emergencies are handled on aboriginal reserves.Michael Ferguson's team says outdated or missing emergency plans are putting First Nations c...
OTTAWA - Border controls need to be tighter because some dangerous people still manage to slip into the country despite stricter post-9-11 scrutiny, the auditor general said Tuesday.Michael Ferguson's...