Arnold One of the Biggest Spenders
Canadians have paid more than 4.5 million dollars flying spouses to Ottawa in the last 4 years.
Flying the spouse of former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould back and forth across the country under the government’s designated traveller program cost 125-thousand.
Global News did an investigation into MP expenditures and she was the only non-Conservative MP in the top six .
North Okanagan—Shuswap MP Mel Arnold is 4th on that list at just over 121-thousand dollars. BC Conservative Todd Doherty topped the list at 142-thousand, with Alberta Conservative David Yurdiga second at 137-thousand dollars.