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Pamela Wallin will get full access to Senate salary, office budget and expenses once the election is called

OTTAWA — Three senators will see their suspensions without pay come to an abrupt end once an election is called, but only one will get immediate, full access to perks and expenses. 353 more words

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Senate suspensions to end with dissolution of Parliament

OTTAWA – Three senators will see their suspensions without pay come to an abrupt end once an election is called, but only one will be getting immediate, full access to perks and expenses. 365 more words

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Senate suspensions will end once election is called

OTTAWA – Three senators will see their suspensions without pay come to an abrupt end once an election is called, but only one will be get immediate, full access to perks and expenses. 344 more words

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Per diems denied: House of Commons board scrutinizing MP residency claims

Members of Parliament could soon be required to prove they maintain homes in their ridings if they want to claim expenses for time spent travelling to Ottawa. 651 more words

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3 suspended senators back on payroll for election

My own words: “Take heed Canadians. This is the Harper Government putting your tax dollars into the pockets of ‘senators’ who already owe the tax payer roughly $800,000.00 collectively. 452 more words

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Cuthand: Federal Tories indifferent to losing First Nations' votes

This summer’s annual meeting of the Assembly of First Nations saw leaders speaking out against the Conservative government.

“We’ve had nine years of a Tory government that has done nothing positive for our people,” said Ghislain Picard, the AFN regional chief for Quebec. 646 more words

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Patrick Brazeau trial adjourned until mid-September

GATINEAU, Que. – The assault trial of suspended senator Patrick Brazeau has been adjourned until mid-September.

Brazeau is facing charges of assault and sexual assault arising from an alleged incident two years ago in the western Quebec city of Gatineau and has pleaded not guilty to the charges. 89 more words

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