‘You will never break my spirit,’ Wallin says in her Senate defence

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Video: Political drama played out in the Senate chamber once again, with Pamela Wallin saying what has happened to her is an abuse of power. Global National’s Mike Le Couteur reports.

OTTAWA — Senator Pamela Wallin attacked the Conservative government and her colleagues in the Senate on Wednesday while defending herself against the threat of suspension, one day after Senator Mike Duffy dropped a series of bombshells in the upper chamber.

FULL TEXT: Senator Pamela Wallin’s statement in the Senate

Wallin and Duffy, along with Senator Patrick Brazeau, are at the heart of the spending scandal in the upper chamber.

When she got the floor and the ears of the senators, Wallin let loose a series of allegations against some of her former Conservative colleagues. The former broadcaster spun a tale of those senators attacks being driven by a personal vendetta.

“(Carolyn Stewart Olsen) and Marjory LeBreton could not abide…

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