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Building NDP’s Orange Wave, one caucus baby at a time

Photograph courtesy of Matthew Usherwood, QMI Agency
NDP baby boom: NDP MP Anne Minh-Thu Quach is expecting her baby on July 7, NDP MP Rosane Doré Lefebvre had a baby girl last year, and NDP MP Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe is six months pregnant, pictured June 19, 2014 on Parliament Hill. ‘It may well seem that our caucus is attempting to spawn the next Orange Wave, but the number of MPs we have becoming parents is less surprising when you consider the historic youth and gender parity of this caucus,’ said NDP spokesperson Greta Levy.

The NDP caucus is experiencing something of a baby boom. 

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Building NDP’s Orange Wave, one caucus baby at a time

Photograph courtesy of Matthew Usherwood, QMI Agency
NDP baby boom: NDP MP Anne Minh-Thu Quach is expecting her baby on July 7, NDP MP Rosane Doré Lefebvre had a baby girl last year, and NDP MP Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe is six months pregnant, pictured June 19, 2014 on Parliament Hill. ‘It may well seem that our caucus is attempting to spawn the next Orange Wave, but the number of MPs we have becoming parents is less surprising when you consider the historic youth and gender parity of this caucus,’ said NDP spokesperson Greta Levy.

The NDP caucus is experiencing something of a baby boom. 

  

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Monday, April 27, 2015
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Bottoms up at Hy's post-budget soirée April 27, 2015

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Trudeau advisers Gerald Butts, left, Robert Asselin, Ekos pollster Frank Graves, Postmedia News' Stephen Maher, consultant Andrew Balfour and National Post's John Ivison.

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CTV's Mercedes Stephenson and Rob Rosenfeld of the U15-Group of Canadian Research Universities.

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Finance Minister and man of the hour, Joe Oliver, arriving in his New Balance sneakers.

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Health Minister Rona Ambrose's Director of Communications Cailin Rogers and Policy Director Trina Morisette with Greenbridge's Sheefra Brisbin.

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Joseph Finkle, consultant at National Public Relations, and Navigator Consultant Will Stewart.

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House Speaker Andrew Scheer and his chief of staff Kenzie Potter.

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Greenbridge's Patrick Dion and Sheefra Brisbin.

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Finance Canada Economist Heather Kay, Canadian Chamber of Commerce's Mary-Anne Carter, Gillian Frackelton, special assistant to Vicki Heyman, Kristina Martin of Capital Comms Group, and Bluesky Strategies' Shannon Donnelly.

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Liberal speechwriter Colin Horgan and Global's Laura Stone.

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Deputy Chief of Staff in the PMO Howard Anglin.

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Treasury Board President Tony Clement.

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Liberal Senator Dennis Dawson.

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Nanos Principal and Strategist Greg Weston.

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RX&D Lobbyist Sarah Douglas and The Hill Times' Rachel Aiello and Bea Vongdouangchanh.

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