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Sen. Duffy bills Conservatives for airline expenses to Yellowknife in last election, should have been paid for by Tories’ Western Arctic candidate

By Tim Naumetz      

An election campaign invoice Senator Mike Duffy submitted to the Conservatives’ Western Arctic candidate in April 2011 and Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s campaign schedule for the same dates indicate Sen. Duffy billed the Conservative Party for airline expenses to and from Yellowknife that the Canada Elections Act stipulates should have been paid and reported by the party’s Western Arctic candidate, Sandy Lee.

PARLIAMENT HILL—An election campaign invoice Senator Mike Duffy submitted to the Conservatives’ Western Arctic candidate in April 2011 and Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s campaign schedule for the same dates indicate Sen. Duffy billed the Conservative Party for airline expenses to and from Yellowknife that the Canada Elections Act stipulates should have been paid and reported by the party’s Western Arctic candidate, Sandy Lee.

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