Bit of a crisis up here in Canada. Turns out some federal politicians and bureaucrats may have "skimmed a little off the top" when processing invoices for advertising and event sponsorship deals. But at least one federal Minister has called it like he sees it: ... Stephen Owen, "who earned a Mr. Clean image while acting as B.C. ombudsman, ... acknowledged that the Liberals still face a communications challenge if [the Prime Minister] goes ahead with his plans for a spring election.
"If there is [a spring election] then we'd better be pretty convincing that the answers are going to be found and people are going to be held accountable," he told The Vancouver Sun.