Relief Floods Fort Pearson as Bernier Bows Out

While foreign affairs employees make light of the minister's fate, experts see a trend that goes back to the Trudeau era.

Jeff Davis, Michelle Collins
Published: Wednesday, 05/28/2008 12:00 am EDT

Bureaucrats at the Foreign Affairs department appeared to heave a collective sigh of relief Monday night as minister Maxime Bernier resigned mere hours before an explosive interview with his biker-associated ex-girlfriend hit the airwaves.

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