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Writers Trust declares its five finalists for Shaughnessy Cohen Prize; Manning Centre conference to draw former Australian PM; and former PCO clerks fêted at PPF dinner

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Jeffrey Simpson is nominated for the prestigious Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing.

Globe and Mail national affairs columnist Jeffrey Simpson is a finalist for the prestigious Shaughnessy Cohen prize for political writing. His book, Chronic Condition: Why Canada’s Health-Care System Needs to be Dragged into the 21st Century, published by Allen Lane Canada, tackles health-care reform and is one of five books nominated for the $25,000 award which will be presented at the 13th annual Politics and the Pen gala in Ottawa.

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Writers Trust declares its five finalists for Shaughnessy Cohen Prize; Manning Centre conference to draw former Australian PM; and former PCO clerks fêted at PPF dinner

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Jeffrey Simpson is nominated for the prestigious Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing.

Globe and Mail national affairs columnist Jeffrey Simpson is a finalist for the prestigious Shaughnessy Cohen prize for political writing. His book, Chronic Condition: Why Canada’s Health-Care System Needs to be Dragged into the 21st Century, published by Allen Lane Canada, tackles health-care reform and is one of five books nominated for the $25,000 award which will be presented at the 13th annual Politics and the Pen gala in Ottawa.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Thursday, August 28, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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