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Alberta Premier Allison Redford was forced to resign last week following revelations that she had charged the treasury $45,000 to attend President Mandela's funeral. Redford's quick hand with the expense account chequebook, in turn, obviously brings to mind the shenanigans of our old pals in the Senate.
VICTORIA - British Columbia's Opposition New Democrats are defending the legislature's Speaker after media reports revealed she had racked tens of thousands of dollars worth in expenses, including a c...
Legislative Speaker Linda Reid came under fire Tuesday for racking up $120,000 in various expenses and renovations, including a new $48,000 touch-screen computer terminal. The spending, which comes...
Once again we have a spending scandal occupying the attention of Canadians. This time however, it doesn't involve our esteemed senators but two former generals, Andrew Leslie who is presently a senior Liberal advisor and Daniel Menard who retired in disgrace from the armed forces. Leslie claimed $72,000 for moving expenses and Menard claimed $40,000.
The provincial government took a massive leap forward in accountability and transparency when it announced all official expenses would be made public online, said a taxpayers’ watchdog on Friday. But...