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Rae denies he wants Dion's job

Bob Rae calls efforts inferring he's a back-stabber 'silly hijinks,' OLO says Rae's a 'team player'

Former Grit leadership contender Bob Rae says he told new Liberal Leader Stéphane Dion and Mr. Dion's chief of staff before making public his plans to file nomination papers in Toronto Centre, and described an anonymous, widely-circulated email to some journalists and Liberals that indicates he wants Mr. Dion's job as "silly hijinks," and "untruthful."

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Rae denies he wants Dion's job

Bob Rae calls efforts inferring he's a back-stabber 'silly hijinks,' OLO says Rae's a 'team player'

Former Grit leadership contender Bob Rae says he told new Liberal Leader Stéphane Dion and Mr. Dion's chief of staff before making public his plans to file nomination papers in Toronto Centre, and described an anonymous, widely-circulated email to some journalists and Liberals that indicates he wants Mr. Dion's job as "silly hijinks," and "untruthful."

  

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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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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