Canadian Taxpayers Podcast
#71 Ottawa Mayor Subsidizes Porsche, Mike Duffy Gets $4,000 a Week from Taxpayers, Failed UN Security Seat Campaign Bills Soar
News at the Top – Ottawa Mayor Subsidizes Porsche
In one of the most baffling examples of corporate welfare we’ve ever seen, Ottawa’s city council is handing over nearly three million dollars to build a Porsche dealership.
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Deep Dive – Mike Duffy Gets $4,000 a Week from Taxpayers
Because of the mandatory retirement age in the Senate of 75, Mike Duffy’s birthday will land him almost $4,000 every month for the rest of his life, all thanks to a taxpayer-funded pension.
Waste Watch – Failed UN Security Seat Campaign Bills Soar
The federal government spent more than $8.6 million on the failed drive for a seat on the UN Security Council, according to documents exclusively obtained by the CTF.
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