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Sen. Mike Duffy makes his way to the Senate on Parliament Hill, Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Ottawa. The Mounties are combing through the campaign returns of 11 Conservative candidates for whom Duffy campaigned during the last federal election.
Sen. Mike Duffy makes his way to the Senate on Parliament Hill, Tuesday, May 28, 2013 in Ottawa. The Mounties are combing through the campaign returns of 11 Conservative candidates for whom Duffy campaigned during the last federal election.
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‘Mistakes can happen’: how Senate expenses will be vetted more carefully

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The Conservative Senator in charge of the Senate’s internal economy committee issued a reminder to finance officials at a recent meeting, asking them to keep an eye out for improper expense claims as Senators head back to their home regions for their summer break.