Mike Duffy Senate Expenses

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Duffy's Great Canadian Adventure

OTTAWA - There's a two-step dance that parliamentarians learn so they can piggyback political events onto taxpayer-paid trips — were Sen. Mike Duffy's waltzes across the country at the behest of his c...
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Duffy Trial Put On Hold

OTTAWA - A pause has been called in the Ottawa trial of Senator Mike Duffy on breach of trust, fraud and bribery charges.Justice Charles Vaillancourt will hear arguments Monday in what is called a voi...
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Crown Contradicts Harper At Duffy Trial

OTTAWA - A Crown attorney prosecuting Sen. Mike Duffy's fraud and bribery trial has contradicted Prime Minister Stephen Harper's position on who is eligible to sit in the Senate for a particular provi...
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7 Facts You Need To Know

The long-awaited trial of suspended senator Mike Duffy starts Tuesday. It's been a long road from the initial reports that raised questions about his living-expense claims — and half a lifetime since...
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5 Surprising Things In Duffy Documents

Court documents filed Tuesday by the RCMP indicate Senator Mike Duffy is being investigated for possibly committing breach of trust by using his Senate office budget to award consulting contracts of l...
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Duffy Wanted A Cabinet Spot: Email

Six months after he was appointed to the Senate, Mike Duffy was in consultations with Conservatives about an expanded role in the party and increased compensation, including his own suggestion he be n...
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Where In The World Was Mike Duffy?

OTTAWA - What began as a probe into Sen. Mike Duffy's primary residence has morphed this week into something much more explosive.The issue now is not just whether Duffy lived most of the time in Princ...
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Harper Grilled Over Senate Scandal

OTTAWA — The House of Commons took on the aura of an inquisition Tuesday as Stephen Harper was grilled for the first time in Parliament about the role his office played in the Senate spending scandal....
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Things Get Testy In Senate

OTTAWA - Things got testy in the Senate on Tuesday as Liberal Leader James Cowan and Tory Sen. David Tkachuk debated the wording of a report from Tkachuk's internal economy committee.Cowan wondered wh...
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What 'Mistaken' Duffy's Letters Reveal

Letters between Senator Mike Duffy and Senator David Tkachuk, head of the committee looking into his expenses, reveal that Duffy was at times an active participant in the investigation that the commit...
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Senator: 'Enough Is Enough'

OTTAWA - "Colleagues, there can be no business as usual. Enough is enough."The clarion call from James Cowan, the Liberal leader in the Senate, came late Tuesday evening as Parliament's chamber of sob...
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Harper On Duffy: 'I Did Not Know'

LIMA, Peru - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's government deploys a vast early-warning communications system to warn of potential problems on the horizon.But Harper insisted Wednesday that he learned ab...
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Tories Toast Duffy

OTTAWA - The Harper government is praising Conservative Sen. Mike Duffy for showing "leadership" in the Senate expenses scandal.But Liberals say the Conservatives are protecting one of their own, tipp...