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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.’

 

  
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Election 2015: Justin Trudeau rally in Gatineau, Que. Sept. 1, 2015

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau was in Gatineau, Que., to greet supporters at a local Tim Hortons.

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Quebec Liberal candidates Will Amos (Pontiac), Stéphane Lauzon (Argenteuil–La Petite-Nation), Leader Justin Trudeau (Papineau), Steven MacKinnon (Gatineau) and Greg Fergus (Hull-Aylmer).

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau served up some coffee and donuts to customers and supporters at Tim Hortons in Gatineau, Que.

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Justin Trudeau speaks with supporters at at Tim Hortons in Gatineau, Que.

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The crowd at Tim Hortons.

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau pictured with Tim Hortons employees.

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau helped serve coffee and donuts to supporters at Tim Hortons.

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Liberal candidate Steve MacKinnon, running in Gatineau, Que., speaking with Postmedia reporter Lee Berthiaume.

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Liberal candidate Greg Fergus, running in Hull-Aylmer, Que., speaks with Postmedia reporter Lee Berthiaume.

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau speaks with a Tim Horton's employee.

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