Mike White has followed Joe Oliver to his new office as Finance minister as director of policy.
After 20 years, longtime executive assistant to Grit leader Justin Trudeau Louis-Alexandre Lanthier is leaving the Hill.
Labour and Status of Women Minister Kellie Leitch has hired a new press secretary, and a number of other staff changes have also taken place in the office.
With a new press secretary now on board, Minister of State for Small Business and Tourism Maxime Bernier now has four exempt political staffers on board.
Adam Hodge is now working on Parliament Hill as press secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird.
There are around 50 former PMO staffers currently working in 28 out of 38 ministerial offices.
It’s Max: Minister of State for Small Business and Tourism Maxime Bernier has a new chief of staff.
With one policy adviser gone, others in the Prime Minister’s Office have shifted focus.
Minister of State for Small Business and Tourism Maxime Bernier recently bid farewell to his chief of staff.
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Public Works Minister Diane Finley now has three communications staff in her ministerial office, led by director of communications Alyson Queen.
Adam Blinick, who recently served as deputy chief of staff for policy to Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney, is no longer working on Parliament Hill.
Former Hill staffer Codie Taylor and Jacques Labrie have returned to do communications for Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander and International Development Minister Christian Paradis, respectively.