Defence minister one of several MPs who received severance pay after election

The jury is out on MPs accepting severance pay from public employers: some refused it, some donated the money, others just cashed the cheque.

The Hill Times photo: Jake Wright
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan at the National Press Theatre Feb. 8.
Marie-Danielle Smith
Published: Wednesday, 03/30/2016 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 04/05/2016 8:44 pm EDT

Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan received severance pay from the military after winning his seat in the Oct. 19 election, disclosures to Canada’s ethics commissioner show.

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