Last spring, Wright admitted to gifting Senator Mike Duffy $90,000 to repay taxpayers for alleged inappropriate expense claims. In the House of Commons on Tuesday, Harper led the most scathing attack we've seen since spring against his former right-hand man.
"From our side there is one person responsible for this deception. That person is Mr. Wright by his own admission," the Prime Minister said.
"For that reason...Mr. Wright no longer works for us, Mr. Duffy shouldn't either."
The tone of the comments about Wright today are a stark difference from what we heard earlier this year.
Here's a bit of a recap of what the Harper government had previously said about Wright. As you'll see, it appears that the narrative hasRead More »from Is Stephen Harper throwing Nigel Wright under the bus?