Winnipeg Free Press Newspaper Archives May 11 1990, Page 14

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 11, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Winnipeg free May j retiring civil servants Cut Sweet Liberal says by Alan letters the Canadian press Halifax the Nova Scotia government yesterday faced More charges of political por barrelling Over lucrative contracts negotiated by senior civil servants before retire Liberal Bernie Fiou Dreau told the legislature he has uncovered four examples of retiring civil servants being paid hefty salaries for questionable jobs while collecting their government in one Boudreau provided copies of a contract Between the government services department and longtime Deputy minister Don Power that was drawn up a week before Power mired in who gets a a car and other expenses to oversee construction of a Halifax was essentially sign tag a contract with said this is a conflict of interest at its most most Terry government ser vices defended the con saying Power was the Only qualified person for the but he admitted to reporters later that the Way the agreement came about might have left bad in h o in d Boudreau did not know How much Power received i but he estimated his combined earnings from the contract and the pension would exceed Boudreau said Ottawa and some other provinces have guidelines pre venting civil servants from going straight from the Job to a contract its time Nova Scotia had the same he Donahoe agreed and said publicity surrounding the charges May Force the government to address the it was the second straight Day the All reasonable offers accepted too Many hondas so Little time Allied Auto parts correction and of May Laredo metric tires Price should have read 299 saturday Low Low lease prices tarts 1890 civic so two a towns 1990 a talc do Sedan As Low 1990 Accord la Coupe Low at 1990 Accord sex Sedan 1990 preludes limited time offer 1990 Honda cry no charge Valu Honda 1000 stereo nose floor rear mud higher volume Means lower prices Manitoba Honda volume outlet 3021 Pembina 261958o Stitt Lantaf Tats 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advertised policy our policy is to give our customers Salish act our Lorrn intention to have wary Vort ised item in Slock on our ii an advertised item is not available Tor Purchase dug to any unforeseen Kmart will Issue i rain Check on request Lor the merchandise to be purchased at the Sale Price whenever Avail Able or will sell you a comparable Quality item at a comparable reduction in Mart Canada limited opposition tried to score Points by accusing the conservative govern ment of regarding its political the government is sensitive to the charges because it has claimed that tight finances make it necessary to Cut funding for education and health but the opposition argues shered be plenty of Money if the tories stopped throwing it on opposition Mem Bers asked Why one Well connected lawyer received More in one year from three government Premier John Buchanan yester Day mounted a baffling defence to those charges involving Cherry Fer who is chief electoral Deputy clerk of the legislature and a lawyer appointed by government to handle claims at the workers compensation she Hast got three said she has a Law firm and she is the clerk of the legislature of Nova Scotia and is chief electoral that not three Buchanan denied Ferguson is a tory and suggested the opposition May have attacked her because she is a Ferguson was paid for each of the jobs As electoral officer and Deputy she also received More than for handling injured workers claims at the compensation a Cabinet appoint Ferguson has said that about half of the paid during the fiscal year ending March co Vered Boudreaus other examples involved former Deputy ministers Bev Hamm in the transportation department and Harris Miller in the health another con tract was Given to William singers he left his Job As head of the Elk quor licence Board to set up a computer system and rewrite boards Gay loses bereavement bid Ottawa up a Gay Public servant has lost his bid to receive a paid Day off to attend the funeral of his lovers in an april 30 the Public service staff relations Board found James Watson didst qualify for bereavement leave because his male partner be considered his common Law James a clerk with the department of Indian and Northern affairs in said he wont give up pushing for what he consid ers a legitimate employment Bene he has asked the Canadian human rights commission to look into the Case and a similar one involving a government dental in not a Gay activist but its Watson said from Van commission spokesman Charles Mojsej confirmed that two com plaints from Watson Are being in three years ago a Federal govern ment dental plan rejected Watsons application to include another male companion As his common Law spouse for purposes of Federal Job benefits entitle an employee to one Day of paid leave for the death of a common Law spouses sister or but Board member Thomas Brown found that for the purposes of those the word spouse is restricted to a relationship involving people of different Central we 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