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Beauharnois Scandal

A Story of Canadian Entrepreneurship and Politics

by T. D. Regehr

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Published by Univ of Toronto Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political Corruption,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11207752M
    ISBN 10080202629X
    ISBN 109780802026293

      As Claire Hoy chronicled in his book Nice Work: The Continuing Scandal of Canada’s Senate, Nova Scotia’s Sister Peggy Butts was chosen for the Senate by Jean Chrétien in But having. The Beauharnois Power Scandal S. J. Donovan and R. B. Winmill 57 Part Three: More Recent Examples of the existing literature on corruption forms the basis of this book of readings, that is, in terms of cases, causes and cures of political X POLITICAL CORRUPTION IN CANADA nally, our Conclusion discusses the desirable directions in which.

    The Mackenzie King diaries, the complete manuscript entries with accompanying typewritten transcription and other original typewritten journals in microfiches. Harper needs to lead like CEO to reform Canada's sleepy Senate In the s, two Liberal senators were implicated in the Beauharnois scandal. Author: Diane Francis.

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The Beauharnois Scandal. Book Description: T.D. Regehr has drawn extensively from archival material to tell the story of Beauharnois in all its facets: entrepreneurial, financial, administrative, technological, Beauharnois Scandal book political. He gives an intriguing account of one of the less glorious episodes in Canadian corporate history.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Regehr, T.D. Beauharnois scandal. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, © (OCoLC) Get this from a library.

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Power plant scandal. Fine in VG DJ, light by: 2. The Beauharnois scandal was a Canadian political scandal around The Beauharnois Light, Heat and Power Company had given $, to the ruling Liberal Party of Canada in the run-up to the federal election in exchange for the right to change the flow of the St.

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Eight decades ago, Canada witnessed a doozyAuthor: National Post. Beauharnois scandal — Inthe director of the Beauharnois Light, Heat and Power Company testified before a parliamentary committee that Liberal senators W.L. McDougald and Andrew Haydon took money to push for the lucrative hydroelectric project on the St.

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