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After last week’s epic fail, Team Trudeau may be in need of a refresh

By Tim Powers      

The budget’s already an afterthought and the Atwal affair still has legs. It's been a crappy few days for the PM.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is still facing the fallout from his visit last month to India, which was panned by critics for seeming to be more of a family vacation than government business trip. Photograph courtesy of Justin Trudeau's Twitter

OTTAWA—There was a federal budget delivered in Ottawa last week but you’d hardly know it, as the debate coming out of the House of Commons had more to do with the prime minister’s India trip than it did on the merits or demerits of gender-based analysis. The Trudeau government, normally very good at blowing past controversy and having the audience focus on the next bright, shiny bauble, had no such luck. Finance Minister Bill Morneau has to be

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