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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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