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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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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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Sunday, July 12, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Fourth of July party at U.S. ambassador's residence July 6, 2015

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The dance floor was packed all evening, as The Digs played an assortment of Motown tunes. Even the Band of the Governor General's Foot Guards got in on the fun.

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman addressing a tent full of diplomats early in the evening, joined by his wife, Vicki, and Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson and his wife, Arlene.

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Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson addressing a tent full of diplomats early in the evening, with his wife Arlene and Mr. and Mrs. Heyman.

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U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman getting down on the dance floor, as Donna Chevrier, owner of Ola Cocina restaurant, looks on.

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Bruce and Vicki Heyman, joined onstage by their two daughters, Liza and Caroline.

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Bruce and Vicki Heyman testing out one of the vintage cars on display.

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Cakes from Eli's Cheesecake were flown in from Chicago just for the event—salted caramel, chocolate chip and blackberry sour cream. Shockingly, no pie was served at these Fourth of July festivities.

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