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Prime Minister Harper won’t blink on corporate tax cuts, says Conservative pundit Norquay

Conservatives say opposition the parties will face two months of turmoil and more election sabre-rattling before spring budget comes down in the House.

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Not blinking: Conservative pundit Geoff Norquay, right, pictured with journalist L. Ian MacDonald. Mr. Norquay says if anyone is going to blink on the corporate tax measures, it will not be Mr. Harper.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The opposition parties face at least two months of boiling “like a stew” in the Commons before the federal budget that could finally settle the election sabre-rattling that has set the stage for the end of Parliament’s winter recess, says prominent Conservative commentator Tim Powers.

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Prime Minister Harper won’t blink on corporate tax cuts, says Conservative pundit Norquay

Conservatives say opposition the parties will face two months of turmoil and more election sabre-rattling before spring budget comes down in the House.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Not blinking: Conservative pundit Geoff Norquay, right, pictured with journalist L. Ian MacDonald. Mr. Norquay says if anyone is going to blink on the corporate tax measures, it will not be Mr. Harper.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The opposition parties face at least two months of boiling “like a stew” in the Commons before the federal budget that could finally settle the election sabre-rattling that has set the stage for the end of Parliament’s winter recess, says prominent Conservative commentator Tim Powers.

  
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Sunday, July 12, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Fourth of July party at U.S. ambassador's residence July 6, 2015

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The dance floor was packed all evening, as The Digs played an assortment of Motown tunes. Even the Band of the Governor General's Foot Guards got in on the fun.

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U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman addressing a tent full of diplomats early in the evening, joined by his wife, Vicki, and Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson and his wife, Arlene.

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Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson addressing a tent full of diplomats early in the evening, with his wife Arlene and Mr. and Mrs. Heyman.

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U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman getting down on the dance floor, as Donna Chevrier, owner of Ola Cocina restaurant, looks on.

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Bruce and Vicki Heyman, joined onstage by their two daughters, Liza and Caroline.

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Bruce and Vicki Heyman testing out one of the vintage cars on display.

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Cakes from Eli's Cheesecake were flown in from Chicago just for the event—salted caramel, chocolate chip and blackberry sour cream. Shockingly, no pie was served at these Fourth of July festivities.

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