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RCMP breach of trust allegations against Sen. Harb ‘spread muck around’ in growing Senate expenses scandal, say observers

But the Conservatives and the NDP ‘are going to feast off the Liberals’ complacency’ on not wanting any change with the Senate, say Conservatives.

The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
Sen. Mike Duffy and Sen. Mac Harb. Sen. Duffy inappropriately claimed $90,000 in living expenses. Nigel Wright, the PM’s former chief of staff resigned, when CTV reported Mr. Wright had written Sen. Duffy a personal cheque to repay the money to taxpayers. It was recently revealed that Sen. Harb fraudulently claimed living and housing expenses on an ‘uninhabitable’ home in Cobden, Ont., which is 123 km from Ottawa.

 

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RCMP breach of trust allegations against Sen. Harb ‘spread muck around’ in growing Senate expenses scandal, say observers

But the Conservatives and the NDP ‘are going to feast off the Liberals’ complacency’ on not wanting any change with the Senate, say Conservatives.

The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
Sen. Mike Duffy and Sen. Mac Harb. Sen. Duffy inappropriately claimed $90,000 in living expenses. Nigel Wright, the PM’s former chief of staff resigned, when CTV reported Mr. Wright had written Sen. Duffy a personal cheque to repay the money to taxpayers. It was recently revealed that Sen. Harb fraudulently claimed living and housing expenses on an ‘uninhabitable’ home in Cobden, Ont., which is 123 km from Ottawa.

 

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Friday, October 24, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Lockdown on the Hill, Oct. 22 Oct. 22, 2014

Anne Marie Creskey

NDP MPs on Wednesday morning at the corner of Metcalfe and Wellington streets outside the Langevin Block, where the prime minister has an office, across the street from Parliament Hill. They include Rosane Doré Lefebvre, far left, Hélène Laverdière, second from right, and Charlie Angus, far right. 

Anne Marie Creskey

NDP MP Charlie Angus and other MPs wait in front of the prime minister's office at Langevin Block, after leaving the Hill on Wednesday morning. 

Anne Marie Creskey

Ottawa Police Service officers on Parliament Hill at around 10:45 a.m.

Anne Marie Creskey

Ottawa Police cars on Wellington Street in front of the Hill on the morning of the attack.

Anne Marie Creskey

An armoured police vehicle on Metcalfe Street headed toward the Hill.

Anne Marie Creskey

More police arrive on Wellington Street.

Anne Marie Creskey

RCMP officers on Sparks Street between Elgin and Metcalfe streets on Wednesday morning. Surroundings buildings were locked down and later evacuated. 

Anne Marie Creskey

Reporters and camera crews are pushed back to the corner of Sparks and Metcalfe streets.

Anne Marie Creskey

The prime minister's office in the Langevin Block is evacuated.

Anne Marie Creskey

Police with a stretcher on Sparks Street.

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