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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Another Canada union boss denies bribe allegations

The former chief of Quebec’s most powerful labor union and its billion-dollar pension fund denied being influenced by expensive gifts from a construction boss.

Michel Arsenault, left, the president of the Quebec Federation of Labour from 2007 until 2013, said during four days of testimony last week to a government panel that he returned expensive gifts to businessman Tony Accurso and paid for a $100,000 home renovation himself.Continue Reading

Quebec anti-graft investigators raid Roche HQ

About 50 investigators from Quebec’s anti-corruption unit raided the headquarters of engineering consulting firm Roche before dawn Wednesday.

The investigators began searching through documents at Roche’s Quebec City site at 6:30 a.m.… Continue Reading

Canada union boss gets back scrubbed by construction don

Tony Accurso, right, scrubbing the back of Jean Lavallée, center with cigarA Quebec government panel looking into corruption saw a photo Monday of a powerful union boss having his back soaped by a real estate developer who’s facing charges of fraud and influence peddling.… Continue Reading