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APTN 'shocked' by PMO's swift response to Carson story

The Prime Minister's Office caught APTN off guard when it took their allegations in a story of illegal lobbying by Bruce Carson, a former senior adviser to Prime Minister Stephen Harper straight to the RCMP on March 16, says APTN executive producer Paul Barnsley.

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APTN 'shocked' by PMO's swift response to Carson story

Former PMO adviser Bruce Carson, has been accused of alleged influence peddling. The PMO has called in the RCMP, and the ethics and lobbying commissioners.

The Prime Minister's Office caught APTN off guard when it took their allegations in a story of illegal lobbying by Bruce Carson, a former senior adviser to Prime Minister Stephen Harper straight to the RCMP on March 16, says APTN executive producer Paul Barnsley.

  

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Monday, September 1, 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.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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