The Canadian Press

2013-03-14 | Penashue Quits

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Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue (pen-ASH'-away) of Labrador resigned his seat in the House of Commons and repaid 47,660-dollars in "ineligible" campaign donations from the 2011 election campaign. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell had this report.

Date: 2013-03-14
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 29 seconds

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