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Homerun | Jan 23, 2013 | 4:59

Charbonneau Commission

This morning's testimony was covered by a publication ban. But not this afternoon's witness. The testimony is fairly revealing-- with talk of cash "extras" on public contracts financing political parties. CBC reporter Salimah Shivji is following the inquiry. She talks to Homerun's Sue Smith.

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