The Canadian Press

2015-06-10 | Senate Expenses

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Canada's auditor general has laid bare the Senate's expense-account excesses and is calling for independent oversight to teach the upper chamber some respect for the public purse. But it was a costly exercise.

Date: 2015-06-10
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you know Michael Ferguson says the artist will cost taxpayers about 23 and 1/2 million dollars to uncover less than a million dollars in questionable expense claims but the auditor-general says the cost was worth it first of all I think it is going to result in much more tightening up of the expenses of the Senators new democrat MP Charlie Angus says he was hoping to hear an apology from Senators but Canadians didn't get one but I'm hearing is spend damage control much of the questionable spending was on travel for which Senator seem to have little explanation Terry Patrol the Canadian press Ottawa >>