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Harper's $200-million worth of funding announcements during break week a 'cynical' attempt to attract votes, say opposition MPs

Most of the projects have already been formally announced or have long had their funding agreements in place, Liberal and NDP MPs say.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Show me the money: Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his Cabinet have been across Canada during the Parliamentary recess this week to announce $200-million of funding for various projects.

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Harper's $200-million worth of funding announcements during break week a 'cynical' attempt to attract votes, say opposition MPs

Most of the projects have already been formally announced or have long had their funding agreements in place, Liberal and NDP MPs say.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Show me the money: Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his Cabinet have been across Canada during the Parliamentary recess this week to announce $200-million of funding for various projects.

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Wednesday, September 3, 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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