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PMO developing new campaign guidelines for ministerial staff

Some Conservatives say the Treasury Board guidelines are 'very barebones,' staffers can't go and work on a campaign during working hours.

Sensing the possibility of a federal election this fall, the Prime Minister's Office and the Privy Council Office are working on finalizing "clear and detailed guidelines and rules of conduct" for exempt ministerial staffers who hope to work on the Tories' next federal election campaign, according to Conservative sources.

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PMO developing new campaign guidelines for ministerial staff

Some Conservatives say the Treasury Board guidelines are 'very barebones,' staffers can't go and work on a campaign during working hours.

Sensing the possibility of a federal election this fall, the Prime Minister's Office and the Privy Council Office are working on finalizing "clear and detailed guidelines and rules of conduct" for exempt ministerial staffers who hope to work on the Tories' next federal election campaign, according to Conservative sources.

  

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