Modification - Ministers Baird, Lebel and Clement to Respond to Auditor General’s Reports

Modification: addition of teleconference information

(No. A/33 - Modification - June 9, 2011) John Baird, Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister will be joined on June 9 by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, and the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor), to deliver brief remarks in response to the Auditor General’s reports.

A question and answer period with accredited media will follow.

Event: Brief remarks
Date:
Thursday, June 9, 2011
Time:
12:15 p.m. ET (shortly after the media availability by Interim Auditor General of Canada John Wiersema)
Location:
National Press Building, 150 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

Media representatives unable to attend but wishing to participate via teleconference may call one of the following numbers: 1-877-413-4814 (Canada and United States toll-free) or 613-960-7526. The access code is 6811133.

For more information, please contact:

Chris Day
Director of Communications
Office of Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird
chris.day@international.gc.ca

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-995-1874
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