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Redford Launches Review of Gov’t Officer Spending

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August 10, 2012

Alberta Premier Alison Redford has announced a review of the spending practices of senior government officials and cabinet members after an expenses scandal at Alberta Health Services, reports the Calgary Herald. The review will be led by Don Scott, associate minister of accountability, transparency and transformation, who has asked Privacy Commissioner Jill Clayton to collaborate on studying other regions’ disclosure models and said he plans to hire a human resources company to evaluate hiring practices.
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