All posts tagged Mike Duffy

Yes, we can trust Ottawa again

Sean Bruyea Holding government accountable has been granted a ray of hope. Democracy Watch may proceed with a private prosecution of Nigel Wright for the secretive payment of $90,000 to Senator Mike Duffy. This initiative has much wider implications for ensuring greater accountability of Ottawa’s oversight agencies which have been rendered largely ineffective by design […]

MPs’ Parliamentary immunity should be re-examined

Allan Cutler Recently, Canadians have been spectators to the Greatest Show on Earth. I am not talking about the circus. I am referring to the Senate. Thinking about it, maybe it is a circus. We have witnessed former Senators Mike Duffy, Pamela Wallin, and Patrick Brazeau tell their side of the story. They have attacked […]