Sunday, March 1, 2015
SUBSCRIBE | LOG IN
Sign up for the free daily email

U.S. Human Rights Report and Canada: Report no longer qualifies as a day of glory for the USG

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Like a calendar-challenged groundhog or a delayed anti-Valentine, the U.S. Human Rights Report (HRR) is a benchmark for late winter/pre-spring. This year with little ado it appeared on March 6, challenged for column inches and sound bite coverage by the Scooter Libby conviction, the latest revelations of astronaut astro-naughties, and the hoop-la sorting out of basketball contenders preliminary to "March madness."

To View the rest of this article, please choose one of the following

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 weeks' edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00



back to article U.S. Human Rights Report and Canada: Report no longer qualifies as a day of glory for the USG
Editor’s Note: Comments that appear on the site are not the opinion of The Hill Times. Personal attacks, name-calling, offensive language, and unsubstantiated allegations are not allowed.
For more information on our commenting policies, please see our Community Discussion Rules page. If you see a typo or error in a story, report it to us here news@hilltimes.com.

U.S. Human Rights Report and Canada: Report no longer qualifies as a day of glory for the USG

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Like a calendar-challenged groundhog or a delayed anti-Valentine, the U.S. Human Rights Report (HRR) is a benchmark for late winter/pre-spring. This year with little ado it appeared on March 6, challenged for column inches and sound bite coverage by the Scooter Libby conviction, the latest revelations of astronaut astro-naughties, and the hoop-la sorting out of basketball contenders preliminary to "March madness."

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Sunday, March 1, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

MICHAEL DE ADDER'S TAKE