Pamela Wallin Senate Expense

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The Senate Needs More Plain Janes and Fewer Divas

In reading the Deloitte audit on Pamela Wallin's Senate expenditures, one encounters a woman who clearly believed her Senate appointment was basically just a mandate to continue being her usual, wonderful self. She didn't stop doing anything she'd been doing in her pre-Senate bigshot life -- sitting on corporate boards, speaking at charity fundraisers, dining with high society pals, chancelling Guelph University -- the only difference she was now doing them as Pamela Wallin, important senator.