Rebecca Lindell covers politics and national affairs in Ottawa as part of the Global News team. She joined Global News in 2011, but started her career in Vancouver, B.C. where she covered everything from forest fires to shootings to municipal politics as a print reporter. Her work has appeared in the Vancouver Sun, The Globe and Mail and Postmedia News. Born in Burlington, Ont., Rebecca followed her love for politics to the nation’s capital where she graduated from the University of Ottawa. She holds Master of Journalism degree from the University of British Columbia.
Senator Mac Harb is defending his decision to borrow $230,000 from a company with ties to the federal government, a loan he used to repay some of his disputed housing claims and to cover the legal costs associated with the ongoing Senate expense controversy. Continue reading →