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senate expense audit

The special arbitrator tasked with evaluating the questionable expense claims of more than a dozen Canadian senators held
"An institution that votes on a bill to violate the basic principles of our society on the same day that they are found to have routinely misused public funds is one that cares very little for its own credibility."
One apparently spent $11,252 in ineligible travel to a family members' convocation in Kingston, a golf trip to Montreal with former senators, meetings with family members and a tailor, and a fishing trip.
New Democrats want to defund the upper chamber.
"“You think they want an audit? And can you imagine if they audited retired MPs?"
OTTAWA — Several Conservative senators say they wish they had known their Senate leadership had been fingered by the auditor
The three most powerful figures in the Senate will be among those flagged by the auditor general to repay inappropriate expenses
Ferguson told Evan Solomon, host of CBC News Network's Power & Politics, in an interview Tuesday that his office has turned
The auditor general’s office is drilling down on travel and office expenses claimed by senators as part of the detailed accounting
The Senate's expense controls have a "significant deficiency" that needs immediate fixing, and the administration should