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ISSUE STORIES:

"More than 200,000 Canadians have joined the 'Canadians Against Proroguing Parliament' Facebook group. What does this mean to your party leader?"
'Our government takes no chances on security': Baird
All newspaper columnists are human and fallible
An open letter to Mr. Harper
Branch, Farber, Judd and Sims win prestigious public service awards
Cabinet shuffle did not justify closing
Canada should throw open doors to Haitians
Conservatives should be questioning wisdom of current Senate reforms
Current and former Parliamentarians raise funds for Haiti earthquake disaster relief
Democracy over a cup of tea
Democratically-elected Chambers: some interesting comparisons.
Dust still settling after Cabinet shuffle
Federal Court ruling dodges Conservatives' spending scheme
Find the athlete in yourself
For undermining democracy, Tories may lose seats in next election
Government begins a very long engagement with Haiti
Government should allow quick entry to Haitians, urge Haitian residents
Haiti tragedy reveals side of PM Canadians haven't seen: caring
Haiti, in the long-run
Headed for a U.S.-style, for-profit prison industry
House leaders warn government: don't count on our legislative support
Kenney's finely-tuned political antennae needs adjusting on Haiti
Key court action in Elections Canada's 'in-and-out' investigation dormant since July
Liberals get a boost from Parliamentary prorogation
Libs want to be in power, but don't want an election
MPs, Senators take junkets during break in Parliament
Parliament didn't need to be shut down for pre-budget consultations, say experts
Parliamentary Calendar
Reforming Canada's Senate: a pragmatic approach
Terrorists misusing Islam and more Muslims should speak up
Tired of Liberal Senators' games
Tougher sentences, more police and prosecution resources needed to restore investor trust
Treasury Minister Day to steal spotlight in next session
Wajsman says trio can play waiting game on bid for newspapers

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Tuesday, September 1, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
MPs, federal candidates take part in Ottawa's Capital Pride Parade, Aug. 23 Aug. 24, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

On Sunday, Aug. 23 Ottawa celebrated its 30th annual pride march through downtown. All four main political parties had a contingent in the parade, with the Liberals first in the line of marchers. Here Orleans candidate Andrew Leslie and a slightly hidden Ottawa South MP David McGuinty walk together, alongside dozens of supporters. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

Ottawa Centre Liberal candidate Catherine McKenna. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

More Liberal supporters march in the parade. Liberal MPP for Ottawa Centre Yasir Naqvi, Ottawa-West Nepean candidate Anita Vandenbeld, Kanata-Carleton candidate Karen McCrimmon, and Hull-Alymer candidate Greg Fergus were marching too. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

The local Green party contingent in the parade threw their support around Kanata-Carleton candidate Andrew West. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

The New Democrats making their way onto the parade route, flanked by local unions UFCW Locals 175 & 633, and the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC). 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

NDP candidate for Orleans Nancy Tremblay was all smiles next to Ottawa Centre MP Paul Dewar. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

Paul Dewar and the NDP supporters were yelling "Happy Pride" as they marched. Carleton candidate kc Larocque, Kanata-Carleton candidate John Hansen, Ottawa South candidate George Brown, and Nepean candidate Sean Devine were there, too. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

Despite a petition looking to ban the LGBTory contingent from marching in the parade, about two-dozen supporters took part, holding signs that included "I kissed a Tory and I liked it," and "I am Conservative, I support trans rights." The latter was inspired by backlash over Bill C-279,  the trans bill of rights that was killed by Conservative Senators during the last session of Parliament. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

Nepean Carleton MPP Lisa MacLeod, and Ottawa Centre federal candidate Damian Konstantinakos (far right) were the only politicians The Hill Times spotted among the LGBTory contingent.

Ontario Conservative MPP Lisa MacLeod. She also marched earlier this summer in the Toronto Pride Parade alongside Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

The LGBTorys were joined by Melissa Hudson, the chair of Trans-Action Group, a non-profit focused on Transgender health and employment. As well, some marchers carried signs, seen above, that list the 18 federal MPs past and present who "stand with" the LGBTorys. 

The Hill Times photograph by Rachel Aiello

The LGBTory contingent calls themselves the 'Rainbow Conservatives of Canada" according to a handout they had at their tent set up as part of the street fair alongside the parade. All parties had sign-up lists at their booths, looking to gain supporters and volunteers. On the handout, it says they want to "break the left wing monopoly on the LGBT community," and includes quotes from former Foreign Affairs minister John Baird, and former VP of the Ottawa Centre Conservative Association Fred Litwin

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