2023-02-01 19:34:42

NDP wants probe of federal contracts with other consulting firms - not just McKinsey

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By Nojoud Al Mallees

The NDP is calling on a House of Commons committee to expand its study of federal contracts awarded to McKinsey & Company to include other consulting firms that have received large contracts.

New Democrat MP Gord Johns is bringing forward a motion to expand the scope of the study to include other firms, including Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Accenture, KPMGand Ernst & Young.

McKinsey has been under the microscopein recent weeks after media reports highlighted the rapid growth of the company's work for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government.

"Canadians are really upset to see that the Liberal government has given hundreds of millions of dollars to a private company instead of letting Canada's public service do the jobs we hired them to do," Johns said in a press release.

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