Peter Penashue Scandal

Loss Not 'Surprising,' MacKay Says

CBC | Posted 07.15.2013 | Canada Politics

Defence Minister Peter MacKay, who will again pick up the job of representing Newfoundland and Labrador at the federal cabinet table, says there will ...

Trudeau Is Real Byelection Loser, Tories Argue

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Politics

Conservatives believe a resounding Liberal victory in the Labrador byelection is just further proof rookie leader Justin Trudeau is in over his head. ...

Penashue Accuses Rival Of Double-Dipping

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2013 | Canada Politics

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A Labrador byelection debate descended into a bizarre trade-off of accusations as Conservative incumbent Peter Penashue said his Li...

Penashue Trailing Badly

CBC | Posted 06.15.2013 | Canada Politics

Former federal cabinet minister Peter Penashue is trailing badly in the lead-up to the byelection in Labrador, according to a poll released today. ...

Rae Slams 'Buy-Election' Campaign

CBC | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Politics

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...

I'll Be Back

CBC | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics

Peter Penashue told a roomful of supporters Tuesday night that he will likely become a federal cabinet minister again if he wins the May 13 byelection...

Pensahue's Pitch To Voters

CBC | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Politics

Conservative Peter Penashue says voters in Labrador would be best served with a member on the government side of the House of Commons. Pe...

Very Bad News For Penashue

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 04.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Peter Penashue may not be returning to the House of Commons, as a new poll suggests the beleaguered former Tory cabinet minister’s re-election hopes...

Leave Him Out Of It

CBC | Posted 05.25.2013 | Canada Politics

The Liberal MP whom controversial Tory Peter Penashue unseated in the 2011 federal election said Monday he will not pursue a chance to get even. ...

Greens Urge NDP To Stand Down In Byelection

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada says it will not run a candidate in the Labrador riding vacated by former Conservative cabinet minister Peter Penas...

Harper, Rae Trade 'Ugly' Comments

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Things got ugly in the House of Commons — literally.With opposition accusations flying over the resignation last week of Labrador MP Peter ...

Althia Raj

Harper Just Wants 'Control,' Former Tory MP Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — A former Conservative MP says Prime Minister Stephen Harper didn’t call an open nomination meeting in Labrador because he feared party me...

What Penashue Did 10 Days Before Resigning

CBC | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Politics

Former Labrador MP Peter Penashue, under fire for taking illegal campaign donations, signed off on new spending records 10 days before resigning his s...

When Byelection May Take Place

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Politics

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 ...

Where Did The Money Come From?

CBC | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Politics

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...

Will Penashue Make It To Byelection?

CBC | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Politics

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 La...

Tory Cabinet Minister Steps Down

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.14.2013 | Canada Politics

Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue has decided to step down. The Labrador MP had been under fire for questionable campaign spending ...

Penashue's Bookkeeper Claims Campaign Finances Clean

CBC | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Politics

The man who served as Peter Penashue's official agent in the 2011 federal election says he doesn't know anything about overspending or questionable ca...

Explain Yourself

CBC | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Politics

Embattled Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue says he told workers during his election campaign that he could not accept corporate donat...

Double Trouble For Penashue

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Embattled Conservative cabinet minister Peter Penashue is facing a double-barrelled opposition attack.He's been under siege for weeks amid al...

WATCH: Tory Minister's Painful Answer

CBC | Laura Payton | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Federal Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue says he won't quit his cabinet role and promises that he'll explain his 2011 campaign spendi...

Tory MP Accused Of Being A 'Cheater'

CBC | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Politics

Labradorians — including former MP Todd Russell are using some harsh words to describe Peter Penashue's overspending on his federal election campaig...

Tory Minister's Campaign Chief Sorry For Spending Errors

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The former campaign manager for federal Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue has apologized for mistakes and omissions...