"Premier Clark's claims that she
had no idea her
deputy chief of staff and close friend Kim Haakstad
was running the Quick Wins scheme out of the premier's office never had any credibility.
The meeting was chaired by Clark's Deputy Chief of Staff Kim Haakstad and the group of public service employees was tasked with using taxpayer resources to create a voter contact database for use by the B.C. Liberal Party in subsequent election campaigns.