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CTV’s Fife wins CAJ investigative journalism prize: Heard on the Hill

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Here comes trouble: CTV Parliamentary bureau chief Bob Fife picked up his second award in as many weeks for his work unravelling the Senate expenses scandal.

After taking home the Charles Lynch Journalism Award at the Parliamentary Press Gallery dinner May 3, Mr. Fife, who also hosts CTV’s Question Period, was recognized again May 10 at the Canadian Association of Journalists’ annual awards in Vancouver. He took the top award for investigative journalism for his reporting that revealed the $90,000 cheque former PMO chief of staff Nigel Wright paid to cover suspended Senator Mike Duffy’s housing expense claims.

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CTV’s Fife wins CAJ investigative journalism prize: Heard on the Hill

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Here comes trouble: CTV Parliamentary bureau chief Bob Fife picked up his second award in as many weeks for his work unravelling the Senate expenses scandal.

After taking home the Charles Lynch Journalism Award at the Parliamentary Press Gallery dinner May 3, Mr. Fife, who also hosts CTV’s Question Period, was recognized again May 10 at the Canadian Association of Journalists’ annual awards in Vancouver. He took the top award for investigative journalism for his reporting that revealed the $90,000 cheque former PMO chief of staff Nigel Wright paid to cover suspended Senator Mike Duffy’s housing expense claims.

  

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Friday, September 19, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Lobbyists, MPs get in on the ice bucket challenge for ALS Sept. 3, 2014

Photo courtesy Summa Strategies
The team at Summa Strategies took the ice bucket challenge last week at the Parliament Pub. Summa challenged board members from the Government Relations Institute of Canada (GRIC) to take it next. From left: intern John McHughan, vice-chairman Tim Powers, senior adviser Louis-Alexandre Lanthier, consultant Kate Harrison, vice-president Jim Armour, vice-president Robin MacLachlan, president Tracey Hubley, senior adviser Michele Austin, and consultant Angela Christiano.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
The Government Relations Institute of Canada board members take the ice bucket challenge.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
GRIC directors feel the chill.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
From left: GRIC president Andre Albinati, secretary Joanne Dobson, board members Kevin Desjardins and Alayne Crawford, treasurer Phil Cartwright, and board members Alex Maheu and Jason Kerr.
Photograph provided Hill and Knowlton Strategies
Health Minister Rona Ambrose gets in on the ice bucket challenge.
Photograph courtesy Hill and Knowlton Strategies
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair.
Photograph courtesy Hill and Knowlton Strategies
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau.

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