Talk of ‘honour’ at the Duffy trial shows what must change
What a picture of Stephen Harper and Mike Duffy can tell us about politics in the early 21st century
Week 1 in a cartoon series on the political circus in Ottawa
Day 4: In which the subject of honour blows into the joint after two days dissecting the dead stuff of Senate rules
Paul Wells on what a large telescope and health care have in common
41 days, 4 directions, endless fun
Question of day 2: What is ‘constitutional residency’ — and what does it mean?
A question that still lingers over the Duffy affair
Has Mike Duffy, at one point or another in his senatorial career, committed a criminal act? Aaron Wherry takes a close look at the charges
A preview of the trial from Paul Wells, plus a spoiler alert: It’s not going to make good television
April 1: Joni Mitchell in hospital, the Mike Duffy trial, the last day for temporary foreign workers, and 100 new Canadians
When or why the lawyer and commentator is scheduled to appear in the Senator’s trial is unknown
Some of the key questions at play at the trial include what constitutes a primary and secondary residence, and what is legitimate Senate business
March 10: A preview of Sen. Mike Duffy’s trial, the body of a Canadian soldier comes back from Iraq, and the cost of immigration
Sources say witness list includes former PMO staff, senators and MPs
After the Senate scandal, Stephen Harper faced the greatest test of his power yet. The story of his fight back.
Former Conservative senator faces 31 charges, including fraud, breach of trust and bribery.