Ethics watchdog launches inquiry into Liberal MP Raj Grewal after conflict
OTTAWA The federal ethics watchdog is opening a formal investigation into Liberal MP Raj Grewal after he invited an employer to attend receptions in India during the prime minister trip in February.
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