Ottawa players

The 15 most influential, unelected people in federal government

These are some of the people who our elected officials have deemed worthy of wielding a great deal sway on public policy.

Playing it cool: PMO chief of staff Katie Telford and principal secretary Gerald Butts, pictured in this file photo at the National Press Theatre, are two of the most influential political staffers. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By DEREK ABMA

PUBLISHED : Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 12:00 AM

If you are already a subscriber


Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.


Quick Purchase

Purchase this week's edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


  
  



More Stories In This Section

1

PBO again at odds with feds over budget details

2

People are better haters than forgivers

3

Spouses of Canadians to get permanent residency immediately: McCallum

4

‘Very, very few’ Syrian refugees came to Canada from refugee camps: CBSA official Bolduc

5

Labour Minister claims Conservatives buried ‘significant’ union report in last Parliament, releases it