Christie Blatchford: Today sounded and felt like a death knell for the Liberal government

Where to begin? Well, it sounded and felt like a death knell for the Liberal government of Justin Trudeau.

As Jody Wilson-Raybould, the deposed federal justice minister and attorney-general, read aloud her opening statement at the justice committee Wednesday, with breathtaking clarity and intelligence, the room (and likely living rooms across the country) was still.

Her revelations were so shocking that it left the government of “sunny ways” under a black cloud and Canada looking like a corrupt Third World banana republic.

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