The Canada’s ex-attorney general:-
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says, Former Cabinet minister Jane Philpott has also been kicked out of the Liberal Party session.
Justin Trudeau cited repeated questioning of his leadership as well as the fact that former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould publicized a secretly recorded conversation she had with Michael Wernick, Canada’s top civil servant.
The scandal has rocked Trudeau’s government in an election year.
Wilson-Raybould believes she was bust from her role as attorney general and justice minister to minister of veterans’ affairs because she didn’t in pressure to enter into a remediation agreement with a Canadian company so that it would avoid a potentially crippling criminal prosecution.
The scandal has led to multiple resignations and damaged the party for eight weeks.
In a letter released before she was removed, Wilson-Raybould acknowledged her colleagues are enraged but said she was “trying to help protect the Prime Minister and the government from a horrible mess.”
Canada’s former attorney general says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has told her she’s been removed from the Liberal party session amid a scandal that has rocked Trudeau’s government in an election year.
Jody Wilson-Raybould tweeted Tuesday that Trudeau removed her and will not be a Liberal candidate in the fall election.
Truderau and Liberal lawmakers were meeting Tuesday evening to discuss Wilson-Raybould after she publicized a secretly recorded conversation she had with Michael Wernick, Canada’s top civil servant.