Propose $20,000 Ethics Fines

The Conservative Party yesterday proposed a forty-fold increase in fines on public office holders found in breach of the Conflict Of Interest Act. Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion earlier advocated a similar rewrite of the Act with “serious consequences” for scofflaws: “This would help to build trust with the Canadian public.”

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