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Senator Jacques Demers speaks to media following Caucus on Parliament Hill Tuesday May 21, 2013 in Ottawa.
Senator Jacques Demers speaks to media following Caucus on Parliament Hill Tuesday May 21, 2013 in Ottawa.
(Adrian Wyld/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

No more honour system: New Senate expense rules ask for proof of claims

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Senators are expected to debate a new set of rules for members’ expense claims this week, as the Conservative government works to contain the damage created by a growing scandal in the Red Chamber.