Canada recently had a national election, where Prime Minister Trudeau squeaked back in with another minority government on Monday, Sept 20, 2021.
There were multiple ethics issues that surfaced during Trudeau’s tenure including allegations the Prime Minister was trying to protect his corporate buddies a SNC Lavalin Inc. READ: Corbella: Jody Wilson-Raybould’s book about Trudeau paints an ugly portrait of our PM AND ‘I did not want her to lie’: Trudeau rejects Wilson-Raybould’s claims about SNC-Lavalin talk
In what could only be described as a fortunate piece of timing for Trudeau, three days after the federal election (Thursday, Sept 23, 2021), the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) finally managed to dig up enough evidence to charge some former executives at SNC Lavalin.
CTV News explains:
OTTAWA — The corporate entities of SNC-Lavalin Inc. and SNC-Lavalin International Inc., as well as two former senior executives of the Quebec-based firms have been charged with a series of fraud and forgery offenses by the RCMP.
If the RCMP had managed to gather that evidence even a week earlier, it could have potentially impacted the election results.
Others were a bit more blunt: