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Tories play political games with Dhalla controversy, 'lusting' after her riding

Grit MP Ruby Dhalla, now embattled by 'Nannygate' scandal, won by only 773 votes in the last election.

The Conservatives are determined to win the GTA riding held by embattled Liberal MP Ruby Dhalla and are playing politics with the "Nannygate" controversy, say Liberals, but Tories say Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff's statement that he takes Ms. Dhalla "at her word" that she did not abuse caregivers who worked in her family home will hurt the Liberal Party's image with ethnic voters.

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Tories play political games with Dhalla controversy, 'lusting' after her riding

Grit MP Ruby Dhalla, now embattled by 'Nannygate' scandal, won by only 773 votes in the last election.

The Conservatives are determined to win the GTA riding held by embattled Liberal MP Ruby Dhalla and are playing politics with the "Nannygate" controversy, say Liberals, but Tories say Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff's statement that he takes Ms. Dhalla "at her word" that she did not abuse caregivers who worked in her family home will hurt the Liberal Party's image with ethnic voters.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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