Political panel, June 13: Wallin speaks on the senate scandal
The federal government must be counting down the hours and minutes until summer vacation. It's been a tough past few weeks for the Conservatives....What with the RCMP investigation into the Wright-Duffy affair and that mysterious $90,000 cheque, and a continuing expenses scandal that involves three of the Prime Minister's own appointed senators.
But NDP leader Tom Mulcair had some of his own explaining to do in the House...After being halted by Mounties for flying through stop signs, he asked the officers, "Do you know who I am?" And independent senator Pamela Wallin wanted viewers to know who she was this week -- a senator who simply made a mistake.
Well, make no mistake -- our political panel is here to weed through this week's events in the house...