I don’t think there was any damage in testimony today to anyone. The only thing that was damaged was the reputation of the House of Commons and the special committee on ethics. They behaved badly as predicted. It was a gong show as predicted. They were undisciplined. They were uninformed. They didn’t put a good face of government out to the people of Canada.Kaplan described how American legislative committee hearings are run and, comparatively, the Canadian version comes off as an amateur show.
Duffy criticized committee chairman Paul Szabo for coaching Schreiber on how to avoid answering questions.