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February 23, 2015

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ISSUE STORIES:

A number of major Cabinet changes have taken place in recent weeks, following the departure of John Baird. What do you think of these appointments?
Are we in tinfoil hat territory, or justly concerned?
Canada must release its ‘entrepreneurial genie’
Canada’s economic priority must be innovation
Changes to patent filing system aim to make Canada more attractive for applicants
Charest attends Brown’s fundraiser Feb. 25, Brison hosts Ottawa West Liberal riding event Feb. 27
Expect Trudeau to win election: reader
Exposing the new feudalism
Feds have delivered most of 2013 Throne Speech promises, economy now a wild card
Five big ideas for Canada, on stage this week in Ottawa
Four things needed to make pharmacare work for Canadians
Government could be more active in mining innovation, industry says
Harper government a bad gambler, and not a great economic manager
Harper hoovers through eight communication directors in nine years: what’s up with that?
High-profile Conservatives consider run in Nepean, but Harder accuses Poilievre of meddling
Hill media, staffers send off MacDonald at Métropolitain
Irresponsible of feds to download funding of national research tools to universities
Macdonald-Laurier Institute throws a splashy 200th birthday bash for Sir John A. Macdonald, but without balloons
More investment in commercialization needed to protect innovation gains, experts say
NDP has more to gain by refuting Bill C-51
NDP MPs say BOIE’s order to repay $2.7-million to House ‘ridiculous,’ politically-motivated
Non-cooperation threatens productive fishery
Our national anthem should be gender neutral
Our politicians could use some manners
Overprotecting, smothering children not good
PMO D. Comms MacDonald departs for Hill and Knowlton, to be replaced by Nicol
Politicians ‘breaking democracy,’ need a new enlightenment to save politics, says author Heath
Research at Canada’s colleges a boon for business and social innovation
Senators subpoenaed to Sen. Duffy’s criminal trial can ask Senate to pay for their legal fees
Status of Government Business
Stop the omnibus bills insanity
Sun News’ shutdown cuts more than 10 jobs in Hill bureau
Take a chance on me: new PCO hub to let bureaucrats take risks
Terror shouldn’t be defined to further political goals
The Week Ahead in Parliament
Trade secrets get in way of innovation when it comes to clean tech
Unique magnetic research lab at risk of closing next year
Updated science strategy expands Harper government’s focus on innovation
What’s less known is why Sun News Network was allowed to fail
Who will win the next federal election: Tough Guy, Fun Guy or Compassion Guy?
Why the Sun News Network demise may be a preview of things to come
Will the NDP let a Prairie opportunity go by?

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE STORIES:

Debate on joint House, Senate security limited to six hours in Upper Chamber
RCMP taking over Parliamentary security will invite constitutional challenge, says Liberal Senator Campbell
Senators signed waivers giving up Parliamentary privilege when inviting AG Ferguson to audit expenses
Politics this morning, Feb. 27: Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women Roundtable comes to Ottawa

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Friday, February 27, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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