New Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan also hires Renée Filiatrault as his director of communications.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau is making some headway in staffing up his new ministerial office, with at least four positions assigned.
Some former Hill staffers shed light on the world of door knocking.
‘Campaigns are primarily executed by volunteers, and we’re talking in high numbers,’ says Robin MacLachlan.
Melissa Lantsman, Meagan Murdoch and Rebecca Rogers are all working in the Conservative Party’s war room.
The 78-day campaign could mean more staffers are staying on the payroll until after Labour Day.
Transport Minister Lisa Raitt’s director of policy and stakeholder relations, Michael Beaton, leaves for a new gig as director of corporate affairs for Rogers Communications.
For MPs and business leaders, Jeremy Hunt is the guy who can get you in the picture, so to speak.
Former press secretary to John Baird, Adam Hodge, has landed a new gig with the UN in Kenya.
Valerie Dufour, deputy director of communications to NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, has left.