When John Les was solicitor general, he had 11 meetings that were scheduled to include top provincial Liberal backroom operative Patrick Kinsella. Those meetings occasionally took place over breakfast, coffee, lunch and dinner at venues such as the Hy's Encore and Herons Restaurant. By comparison, his prdecessor Rich Coleman was scheduled to meet with Mr. Kinsella just once - for lunch on Jauary 31, 2002. This, according to records obtained by Public Eye via a freedom of information request.
December 2, 2008