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Ailing Grit MP Bélanger gets turn in House Speaker’s chair, MPs cry

Longtime Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger, who suffers from ALS, makes his way to the House of Commons on Wednesday to be acting Speaker, as colleagues cheer him on. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Monday, March 14, 2016 12:00 AM

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