Emails indicate Wright kept PM Harper in loop on Sen. Duffy’s expenses repayment: RCMP evidence
In the chain of emails, starting with Mike Duffy's lawyer on Feb. 21 and including emails between Nigel Wright and Benjamin Perrin through to Feb. 22, Mr. Wright stated twice that he was keeping Mr. Harper informed about the negotiations.
Former PMO chief of staff Nigel Wright, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Senator Mike Duffy. The RCMP filed court documents Tuesday indicating that Mr. Wright was keeping Mr. Harper informed about negotiations with Sen. Duffy’s lawyer, Janice Payne, as the PMO was attempting to kill the storm over Sen. Duffy’s housing allowance and end the controversy by paying off Sen. Duffy's expenses. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright