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Canadians expect answers from PM Harper. Photo: Remy Steinegger

Canadians expect answers from PM Harper. Photo: Remy Steinegger

By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive:

PM Stephen Harper’s chief of staff Nigel Wright resigned early Sunday following last week’s revelation that he cut a $90,000 personal cheque to cover Sen. Mike Duffy’s fraudulent Senate expense claims.

The announcement has set the Twitterverse on fire.

“Mr Wright’s resignation doesn’t end the matter – how and why was this deal done,” tweeted former Liberal leader bob Rae.

I couldn’t agree more.

Wright’s resignation is only the beginning. Harper should be held accountable for the Senate expenses scandal. And for Wright’s attempt to scuttle the Senate’s investigation into Sen. Duffy’s fraudulent expense claims!

Here are a few of my favorite responses to Wright’s resignation:

On Saturday, comedian Rick Mercer had suggested:

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