OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 25, 2014) - The President of the Treasury Board issued the following statement:

Today, the 2014 Fall Report of the Auditor General of Canada was tabled in Parliament.

The Government of Canada welcomes both the positive conclusions and the recommendations in this report.

Our responsibility, as a Government, is to ensure the well-being and security of Canadians, to preserve our history and to ensure the sound stewardship of our economy.

Our duty, as an international partner and ally, is to continue to assist in global security initiatives and humanitarian crises.

Effective and efficient programs and services are essential to support the Government's agenda of creating jobs, growth and long-term prosperity for all Canadians.

The Government of Canada has issued a statement for each audit contained in the Report:

Chapter 1: Responding to the Onset of International Humanitarian Crises
Chapter 2: Support for Combatting Transnational Crime
Chapter 3: Mental Health Services for Veterans
Chapter 4: Procuring Relocation Services
Chapter 5: Support to the Automotive Sector
Chapter 6: Nutrition North Canada
Chapter 7: Documentary Heritage of the Government of Canada

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Office of the President of the Treasury Board

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Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat