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02 Sep
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NDP wants RCMP to consider charging Wright, other PMO staffers, in Duffy affair

OTTAWA—The NDP wants the RCMP to consider laying charges against Nigel Wright and up to a dozen other staffers in the Prime Minister’s Office for their part in covering up the scandal over Sen. Mike Duffy’s expenses. In a letter ...

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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, right, is accompanied by local Liberal candidate Mark Holland as he makes a campaign stop in Ajax, Ont., on Monday, August 17, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young
02 Sep
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Trudeau promises $300 million a year to develop and market green technology

SUDBURY, Ont. — A Liberal government would invest millions of dollars to support a clean technology initiative to create jobs and wealth, Justin Trudeau said Tuesday. On a campaign swing through northern Ontario, Trudeau used a stop at a Laurentian ...

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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Chief of Staff Ray Novak stands along the wall as he watches the prime minister speak to members of Caucus on Parliament Hill Tuesday May 21, 2013 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
02 Sep
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Top Harper aide Novak knew about $90K cheque, court told

Late in the day Tuesday, Senator Mike Duffy’s defence lawyer Donald Bayne presented evidence in his client’s trial that Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s top aide, Ray Novak, knew about a $90,000 cheque given to Duffy by Harper’s former chief of ...

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