Setting aside differences, Liberals and Tories strategized to pass dementia bill

Conservative MP Rob Nicholson was 'unusually gracious' in drafting a bill that 'takes the politics' out, and working with the opposite side: Liberal MP Rob Oliphant.

Liberal MP Rob Oliphant, left, with Debbie Benczkowski, then chief operating officer of the Alzheimer Society of Canada, and Rob Nicholson, last year on the Hill.Photograph courtesy of Rob Nicholson's office

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 12:00 AM

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