“I made a mistake in not recusing myself immediately from the discussions given our family’s history," Justin Trudeau said.
Margaret Trudeau spoke at approximately 28 events and received honoraria amounting to $250,000. Alexandre spoke at eight events and received approximately $32,000, according to the CBC.
"Your manner to conclude that the RCMP is 'systematic racist' is based on myth rather than true facts," wrote Gilles Favreau
Another member of the five-person advisory board, Margo Goodhand, was tweeting her support of Justin Trudeau when he was opposition leader.
I respect these distinguished Canadians who put forward that letter but I deeply disagree with them," Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.