May 27, 2013

Question Period

May 27, 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces questions from Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair about the unfolding Senate expenses scandal, including $90,000 allegedly paid by Nigel Wright, Mr. Harper’s chief of staff at the time, to Conservative Senator Mike Duffy. Mr. Mulcair’s questions focus on knowledge of the deal within the Prime Minister’s Office.

The day’s exchanges also include inquiries about information sharing by CSIS and about a federal court ruling on fraud during the May 2011 general election.