The other suspended senators, however, have been out of the public spotlight.
On Thursday, Pamela Wallin — who was suspended and now under RCMP investigation for alleged inappropriate travel expenses — came out of hiding. The former broadcaster returned to her roots and re-appeared as a guest host, while Ryan Doyle anchored on Toronto radio station NewsTalk 1010.
In the second hour of the three hour show, Wallin opened up about the Senate scandal, her suspension and her life outside the Senate.
She remains resolute that, while she should have been paying more attention to her expenses, she didn't do anything deliberately wrong and certainly nothing that should have gotten her booted out of the upper chamber.
"When you talk about the [Senate] rules...we did understand the rules. But what happened in my situation is that new rules were imposed in 2012," she said.
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