The great so called Liberal mastermind Gerald Butts is apparently making a comeback, after resigning from his top PMO job.
It is now being reported by various news outlets that Butts one of the four horsemen of the SNC Lavalin scandal is making a come back as he will be taking a “senior” role in PM Justin Trudeau’s October reelection campaign.
However multiple sources have told the National Post that Butts has been taking part in campaign strategy discussions for a while now.
The return of Butts to the world of politics has launched the Twitter hashtag #ButtsMustGo.
Butts was a key player in the SNC Lavalin scandal where he along with PM Trudeau were accused of pressuring then former Justice Minister of Canada and Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould to give mega construction SNC Lavalin a more lenient punishment for bribery.
Till this day its unclear how much severance pay Gerald Butts was awarded following his resignation on Feb 18.