February 11, 2014
As of last week, parts of the Senate Scandal became a tangible 80-page RCMP court file. Inside, exchanges between Conservative lawyers, Senators and PMO staff take an almost distant tone when it comes to prime ministerial approval. The Agenda’s Piya Chattopadhyay sits down with the University of Toronto’s Nelson Wiseman to discuss the origins of the term “plausible deniability” and its use a political tactic. Our viewers’ choice for The Agenda’s Story of the Week.