EbeneInfo – CA – Liberal MP quits caucus after hiring sister in constituency office


Toronto MP says she is quitting Liberal caucus over allegations she employed a relative in her constituency office

Yasmin Ratansi, who represents Don Valley East for the Liberals, said in a Facebook statement Monday night that she « made a mistake » in employing her sister

Ratansi says in the message that she informed the Prime Minister’s Office as well as the President

She apologized to her constituents and says she intends to represent the constituency as an independent

The matter has been referred to the Office of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner and Ratansi says she is waiting to hear their recommendations

Ratansi has represented the riding of Ontario since 2015 and occupied the riding from 2004 to 2011

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Liberal Party of Canada, Yasmin Ratansi, Don Valley East, Toronto

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