The House | Mar 9, 2013 | 4:04
Kady's Good Question: PBO vs. Senate
After months of uncertainty, the Parliamentary Budget Officer's temporary replacement has been announced. Sonia L'Heureux, who normally oversees the Library of Parliament, will act as interim PBO, after Kevin Page's term ends later this month. As the search for his permanent replacement begins, the debate around the PBO's usefulness and mandate has moved from cabinet to the Senate. What direction is that debate taking? We ask CBC's political blogger and House contributor, Kady O'Malley.