Liberal MP from Toronto resigns from caucus after using sister in constituency workplace

TORONTO – A Toronto MP says she’s leaving the Liberal caucus over allegations she employed a relative at her constituency workplace.

Yasmin Ratansi, who represents Don Valley East for the Liberals, says in a press release posted to Fb on Monday night time that she “made an error” by using her sister.

Ratansi says within the put up that she’s knowledgeable the Prime Minister’s Workplace in addition to the Speaker.

She apologized to her constituents and says she intends to signify the driving as an Unbiased.

The problem has been referred to the Workplace of the Battle of Curiosity and Ethics Commissioner and Ratansi says she is ready to listen to their suggestions.

Ratansi has represented the Ontario driving since 2015, and beforehand held the driving from 2004 to 2011.

This report by The Canadian Press was first printed Nov. 9, 2020.