Canada's senators have struggled in their efforts to shed their damaged reputations after the expense scandal of 2013.
This developing story about Senator Colin Kenny isn't going to help.
Late Tuesday, CTV News reported that an investigation into the affairs of the former Liberal Senator has revealed allegations that he inappropriately used a taxpayer-funded staff member for non-Senate work.
The list of allegations — included in a preliminary report sparked by a staffer complaint last Fall — includes Kenny asking his employee to arrange for the tailoring of his clothes and picking up his prescription pills for erectile dysfunction.
Kenny is not commenting on the current report but has denied previous allegations of abuse of power.
Another report — this one by CBC News — is even more troubling.
The public broadcaster is reporting that there are five more women alleging Kenny harassed them.
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