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Four 2006 Liberal leadership candidates still owe money, Elections Canada can’t force them to pay

Liberal leadership candidates from 2006, Stéphane Dion, Ken Dryden, Hedy Fry and Joe Volpe, still have a total total outstanding debt of $399,300.

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As of July 30, Liberal MP Stéphane Dion owed $7,500, former Liberal MP Ken Dryden owed $225,000, Liberal MP Hedy Fry owed $69,000 and former Liberal MP Joe Volpe owed $97,800.

Federal Liberal leadership candidates from the party’s 2006 contest who haven’t repaid all of their loans are breaking the law, but there’s nothing Elections Canada can do to force them to pay, says Elections Canada.

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Four 2006 Liberal leadership candidates still owe money, Elections Canada can’t force them to pay

Liberal leadership candidates from 2006, Stéphane Dion, Ken Dryden, Hedy Fry and Joe Volpe, still have a total total outstanding debt of $399,300.

The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
As of July 30, Liberal MP Stéphane Dion owed $7,500, former Liberal MP Ken Dryden owed $225,000, Liberal MP Hedy Fry owed $69,000 and former Liberal MP Joe Volpe owed $97,800.

Federal Liberal leadership candidates from the party’s 2006 contest who haven’t repaid all of their loans are breaking the law, but there’s nothing Elections Canada can do to force them to pay, says Elections Canada.

  

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