But now we’re learning that former liberal MP Frank bis got his cut of the pandemic Pie as well will the Liberals tell us what the exact dollar figure was for the contract that they gave to their friend just the amount how much did Frank bis make in this deal this is
Publicly disclosed information the number is 273 uh $237 million liberals block ventilator contract access filing for three years Rebel news’s access for documents relating to the federal government’s Award of a ventilator contract to former liberal MP Frank bis’s company has been ston walled since December 2022 to donate to our
Access filing and research fund please visit Rebel investigates decom the soul sourced March 2020 contract for 10,000 ventilators came in at at $237 million and was made with an obscure company FTI professional grade formed just one week before the contract was awarded but the subcontract manufacturer for the
Ventilators was Bess medical run by one-term liberal MP Frank bis who had not run for re-election just months earlier in September 2019 but this is more than just Shameless cronyism What’s Happening Here is next level from loural du Quebec manufactured in Moga Ontario the ventilators based on an identical
Model manufactured by medronic were sold for $23,700 per unit in Ottawa for a total sum of 237 million that’s $110,000 more than the model sold by medronic and like so much during Co those ventilators sold by bis will they were not approved for use in Canada but ordered anyway the Bess ventilators
Ultimately were never used and sat collecting dust in a warehouse somewhere look at this Millions worth of covid ventilators purchased through a former liberal MP’s company were immediately warehoused as medical Surplus records show the ventilators cost the equivalent of $23,700 a piece public health agency figures disclosed the majority of 10,000
Bist medical company ventilators at bought more than 90% were never used in any clinic or Hospital the devices were bought under a soul Source $237 million contract through a holding company FTI professional grade Inc of galf Ontario now eventually some of the Bess ventilators were sent off to India however without the proper
Electrical adapter to use them again from black loocks Health minister Patty hau’s Department shipped 350 Bist medical ventilators to India That Couldn’t plug into wall sockets the department forgot to include $9 electrical adapters according to a briefing note a delivery on May 5 included an immediate 50 ventilators as
Part of an initial supply of up to 350 ventilators said the note however the ventilators require a different electrical cord for use in India the ventilator manufacturer bis medical was able to secure the power cords required for the immediate shipment of 50 ventilators with remaining ventilators subsequently being shipped
With adapters said the June 18th briefing note National Emergency strategic stockpile management adapters retail for $9 a piece I wonder what Bess medical charged us for those and wouldn’t you know it despite the ongoing Fiasco and the clear conflict of interest SC Scandal happening here with the contract award bis was struck with
Good liberal luck yet again bis just got another contract this time to service the ventilators bought from the Bess medical company that no one used in the first place again from black loocks cabinet in an inquiry of ministry tabled in the comments disclosed it awarded a $3.7 million contract to Bist
Medical last February 16th for preventative maintenance on 2000 ventilators the contract was divulged at the request of conservative MP Dean Allison who asked what are the details with regard to government contracts with Bess medical so now you know why we wanted to know more about this contract
So at Rebel news we filed for access to information in December 2020 for details of not just the Bess ventilator contract but for all the ventilator contracts we asked for all documents regarding the acquisition of ventilators and any documents showing their current status such as if they’ve been received waiting
In use in storage shipped to a province or health authority from March 1st 2020 to December 14th 2020 so that was three years ago almost the government was supposed to ask for an extension in January 2021 if they couldn’t get the documents to us and also to explain why they needed an
Extension now this week we got a response but we didn’t get doc doents we got a check-in from bureaucrats to see if we actually still wanted these documents or if we were no longer curious about the extent of the Liberals crooked cronyism look at this response there are a number of ventilator
Contracts in the information sought I’m just about to send nine third-party consultation letters on this file so thought it would be a good time to check that you still seek a response to this request did you get that they haven’t even started working on this file three
Years later they’re just about to start working and sending out some third-party notifications thanks for working at the speed of government and hoping we get tired of waiting I won’t I’ll keep on your file with your help for Rebel news I’m Sheila gun Reed to help me investigate the extent
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