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Desperate times, desperate measures

New Democrats didn’t do politics any favours. Like it or not, we get two angry men—one icy and vindictive, the other hot-headed and ungiving, facing off across the Commons aisle.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Nathan Cullen, pictured on Saturday, March 24 at the NDP leadership convention, was judged too young at 39, and insufficiently belligerent, perhaps; puppy chow for Harper’s front-bench attack dogs. And insufficiently bilingual, too: Cullen should immediate ramp up his French lessons and start looking for a summer property in Quebec to prepare for the next time.

 

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Desperate times, desperate measures

New Democrats didn’t do politics any favours. Like it or not, we get two angry men—one icy and vindictive, the other hot-headed and ungiving, facing off across the Commons aisle.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Nathan Cullen, pictured on Saturday, March 24 at the NDP leadership convention, was judged too young at 39, and insufficiently belligerent, perhaps; puppy chow for Harper’s front-bench attack dogs. And insufficiently bilingual, too: Cullen should immediate ramp up his French lessons and start looking for a summer property in Quebec to prepare for the next time.

 

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, September 1, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

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

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

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

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

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

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