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Penashue Says He Repaid $25,000 Loan

Former Conservative cabinet minister Peter Penashue says he's repaid a $25,000 loan from an Innu group. Penashue told CBC News in a phone interview today that the CEO of Innu Development Limited Part...
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Credibility Put To Test

Today's byelection in Labrador will determine whether former MP Peter Penashue will win his riding back after he resigned his seat in March over revelations that his 2011 campaign accepted ineligible...
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MacKay's Cabinet 'Guarantee'

Elections Canada says the turnout for the advance poll in the Labrador byelection is up significantly over the last federal election in 2011. Officials say 1,552 people have already cast their ballot...
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Penashue Accuses Rival Of Double-Dipping

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A Labrador byelection debate descended into a bizarre trade-off of accusations as Conservative incumbent Peter Penashue said his Liberal challenger has misspent public funds — an ac...
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Dunderdale Assails Penashue

Premier Kathy Dunderdale says if Peter Penashue had been a member of her cabinet, he would be ejected for comments this week in which he boasted about holding up a project in Newfoundland to help his...
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Rae Slams 'Buy-Election' Campaign

Interim federal Liberal leader Bob Rae used a byelection campaign stop in Labrador to freshen the party's attack against former Tory MP Peter Penashue, while questions continue to swirl over a mystery...
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Pensahue's Pitch To Voters

Conservative Peter Penashue says voters in Labrador would be best served with a member on the government side of the House of Commons. Penashue, who resigned his seat last month amid an Elections Can...
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Harper Controlled Penashue: Crosbie

Former Newfoundland and Labrador lieutenant-governor John Crosbie says he thinks the Prime Minister's Office has been directing the way questions about Peter Penashue's campaign spending have been han...
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Penashue: 'CBC Hasn't Been Fair To Me'

A media scrum that followed a funding announcement took a bit of a twist on Friday — when former Labrador MP Peter Penashue took issue with a CBC journalist in Labrador. Although the federal byelecti...
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When Byelection May Take Place

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Former Conservative cabinet minister Peter Penashue's bid for re-election was already in full swing Monday, just as a source close to him said a vote for Labrador will be held by mi...
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Will Penashue Make It To Byelection?

A former leader of Newfoundland and Labrador's Liberal Party will seek the nomination to carry the party's banner in a byelection for the riding of Labrador. Yvonne Jones, currently a Labrador MHA, m...
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Where Did The Money Come From?

Peter Penashue stepped down from the federal cabinet and resigned his Labrador seat in the House of Commons Thursday, while announcing he has paid the government $30,000 to cover "ineligible" contribu...