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Conservative Sen. Doyle expects controversial motion to suspend Duffy, Wallin, and Brazeau from Senate to pass

Conservative Senator Norman Doyle says the government motions to suspend three high-profile former Conservative Senators without pay for two years over thousands of dollars in impugned expenses will likely pass even though Senate debate on the motions has just begun.

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Prince Edward Island Sen. Mike Duffy, pictured on Oct. 22, on Parliament Hill before delivering an explosive speech in the Senate alleging that he met with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his then-chief of staff Nigel Wright about his expenses last winter. Sen. Duffy said that a motion in the Senate to suspend him without pay for inappropriate claims ‘is in direct conflict of any sense of fundamental justice.’

 

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Conservative Sen. Doyle expects controversial motion to suspend Duffy, Wallin, and Brazeau from Senate to pass

Conservative Senator Norman Doyle says the government motions to suspend three high-profile former Conservative Senators without pay for two years over thousands of dollars in impugned expenses will likely pass even though Senate debate on the motions has just begun.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Prince Edward Island Sen. Mike Duffy, pictured on Oct. 22, on Parliament Hill before delivering an explosive speech in the Senate alleging that he met with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his then-chief of staff Nigel Wright about his expenses last winter. Sen. Duffy said that a motion in the Senate to suspend him without pay for inappropriate claims ‘is in direct conflict of any sense of fundamental justice.’

 

  
Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 15, 2016
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
MPs party under the stars, B.C. politicos come to Ottawa Feb. 8, 2016

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Party Under the Stars was held on Feb. 3 at Ottawa City Hall. Conservative MPs Erin O'Toole and Steven Blaney dancing with performer Jully Black. 

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Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, Party Under the Stars organizer Cheri Elliott, National Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, and Chief Government Whip Andrew Leslie. 

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Mr. Sajjan and Ms. Elliott.

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Environics' Louis Charles Roy, Greg MacEachern, and their newest hire Chris McCluskey.

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Chief Government Whip Andrew Leslie.

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Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson.

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Conservative MP Cheryl Gallant.

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Ottawa city councillor Jody Mitic.

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Conservative MP James Bezan.

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Conservative MP Rob Nicholson. 

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Conservative MP Peter Kent.

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Jully Black with emcee of the evening Sarah Freemark.

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The crowd inside the Sir John A. Macdonald Building on Feb. 3.

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B.C. Liberal MPs at Wednesday's reception.

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Liberal MPs Joyce Murray, Sukh Dhaliwal, and Hedy Fry with B.C. Premier Christy Clark.

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Harjit Sajjan and Sukh Dhaliwal.

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B.C. Liberal MP Joe Peschisolido and Premier Christy Clark.

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Liberal B.C. MP Hedy Fry.

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