harper senate scandal

OTTAWA — The Prime Minister’s Office coughed up $4.1 million in severance and separation pay over the first seven years of
WASHINGTON - As far as political apologies go, this one was an epic, running the emotional gamut of a Hollywood blockbuster
OTTAWA - Here's the scenario: Prime Minister Stephen Harper finds himself besieged with questions about whether he knew of
2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpgContrary to the sensationalistic headlines appearing everywhere as of late, the big, long, RCMP report released yesterday about the Nigel Wright/Mike Duffy Senate payoff brouhaha doesn't contain much for the Prime Minister to fear. Let alone give him reason to fear for his job. And what, finally, of the Prime Minister? He makes but a brief cameo appearance in the lengthy report, during a single paragraph of Wright's testimony. Beyond that, Harper the man is entirely absent from a narrative that's very much the Duffy/Wright show. To the extent he comes up at all, the references are opaque and fleeting.
MPs and a handful of senators are returning to Ottawa from Calgary after wrapping up a two-day biennial policy convention
CALGARY — Stephen Harper’s troops are lining up firmly behind him. The Prime Minister may not have provided any answers or
CALGARY _ The man who oversees the Conservative Party's finances says he refused to pay off Sen. Mike Duffy's contested expenses
The party has released a set of 99 Ottawa senator hockey cards as part of the "Senate Hall of Shame." "We think these playing
After another week of appalling new revelations, exacerbating contradictions and failed attempts to make the issue go away, everybody is now speculating about the Prime Minister's next move in his management of the senate scandal crisis as he prepares to deliver an important keynote speech to Conservative party faithful tonight in Calgary. At this point, his options are not numerous, and come with daunting political consequences.
CALGARY - The founder of the federal Reform party says all Canadians should be embarrassed by the shenanigans within the