Updated: Dec 20, 2020
Winnipeg City Councillor Kevin Klein serving Charleswood-Tuxedo-Westwood
The City of Winnipeg released their latest financial information to the media on December 2. When the Klein James Snell of the Winnipeg Sun asked me to comment on the statement I said I was confused by the city’s news release, adding “all trust has left the building” when it comes to financial information received by councillors.
I went on to say, “Unfortunately, without access to quality information and time to properly review, I find it difficult to offer intelligent alternatives and comment because too much of the information is hidden behind closed doors.” Read the full article, click here.
Obtaining honest answers to financial questions is difficult. In the video watch you'll witness an example of what happens when I ask for financial details regarding a new annual expense that may amount to one million dollars or more.
It's your money, don't you have a right to know how it's spent?