Not too long ago, a Senator admitted to me that there are some in the upper chamber that are sensitive to the incessant 'Senate-bashing' that goes on in this country.
Well, I have to say, 'they don't do themselves any favours.'
According to the Ottawa Citizen, Senator Mike Duffy's office called the P.E.I. Minister of Health in attempt to expedite his provincial healthcare card for him after he heard that the Senate wanted proof that his primary residence was in Prince Edward Island.
In December, Duffy became the subject of news reports for claiming $33,000 in living allowances to maintain a second home in Ottawa. Funny thing though — according to the Ottawa Citizen, the former CTV journalist has lived in his Ottawa home for many years and even votes in the Ottawa region.
Duffy claims that he's done nothing wrong and that his primary residence is in PEI.
So, why is he requesting an expedited PEIRead More »from Senators behaving badly: Expensive flights, native rights and a health card fight