Liberals cancel $900-million WE Charity contract

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Following accusations of cronyism, Ottawa announces Canada Student Service Grant will not be administered by WE Charity

This translation has been automatically generated and has not been verified for accuracy.The Liberal government has cancelled the $900-million contract with WE Charity to run a student volunteer program.

The government announced last week that the new Canada Student Service Grant will be administered by WE Charity, an international charity that organizes large-scale WE Day events for young people that frequently feature Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, as keynote speakers.

The deal was quickly slammed as cronyism by the opposition and questions were raised about how the charity would manage the program, its plans to hire hundreds of volunteers for itself through the program it would also be administering, and plans to pay teachers to recruit students.Until Friday, the government had defended the organization and its decision to award the charity the massive contract.

“Moving forward they will not be managing the program,” read a statement from Bardish Chagger, the minister for diversity, inclusion and youth, on Friday. “This is a mutually agreed upon decision. The Government of Canada and WE Charity will work together to ensure that the volunteers who have applied and been placed won’t be adversely affected. WE Charity has also decided to return any funds that had already been received.”Know what is happening in the halls of power with the day’s top political headlines and commentary as selected by Globe editors .

 

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RosieBarton Huzzah!

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This scam was just too obvious

hahahahahahahah of course they did. That explains Sophie Trudeau's face and the green screen.

Oh damn, we got caught reverse course !!!

Sophie got covid after attending an event organized by WE in UK. Only after that did Trudeau even take this whole covid seriously. WE was forced to back out after the common citizen was made aware of the ties with Trudeau and his wife. Nepotism and corruption cannot be tolerated.

Sweet mother of God... can this government do anything right?

They really had no choice. This was sketchy.

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