The Canadian Press

2015-06-06 | Senate Expenses

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The federal Opposition says the reported 21-million dollars spent by auditors to uncover less than one-million dollars in questionable Senate expense claims is well worth the money for taxpayers.

Date: 2015-06-06
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << after reviewing more than 80,000 transactions worth about $180 a report by auditor-general Michael Ferguson identifies nearly $977,000 in questionable spending among 30 current and retired Senators questions have been raised about the cost of the audits with taxpayers footing the bill but new democrat MP Peter Julian says audits expose problems and can lead to change otherwise what we see is a wild west of spending the full report is to be made public on Tuesday to impress Ottawa >>