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PM Harper could visit Rideau Hall Sunday to dissolve Parliament

If the Conservative government falls on a Liberal non-confidence contempt of Parliament vote this Friday, MPs say Prime Minister Stephen Harper could wait an extra day to trigger an election. Liberal MP John McCallum says he 'wouldn’t put it past him in order to get the extra days of taxpayer-funded ads.'

The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
To the polls, or not: Prime Minister Stephen Harper could call an election this Sunday if his government falls on a non-confidence vote in the House on Friday.

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PM Harper could visit Rideau Hall Sunday to dissolve Parliament

If the Conservative government falls on a Liberal non-confidence contempt of Parliament vote this Friday, MPs say Prime Minister Stephen Harper could wait an extra day to trigger an election. Liberal MP John McCallum says he 'wouldn’t put it past him in order to get the extra days of taxpayer-funded ads.'

The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
To the polls, or not: Prime Minister Stephen Harper could call an election this Sunday if his government falls on a non-confidence vote in the House on Friday.

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Monday, April 21, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
ITK's 'A Taste of the Arctic' shindig on April 7, Ottawa, photographs by Cynthia Münster April 14, 2014

The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
A happy crowd at ITK's 'Taste of Arctic' at the NAC gathers for a picture. The annual event, held in Ottawa by the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, is meant showcase Inuit culture. Some 350 attend the party, including a number of MPs, Senators, Cabinet minister, lobbyists and journalists.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
National Inuit Leader and ITK President Terry Audla shows off his seal vest to Employment Minister Jason Kenney.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Environics' Meredith Taylor and Greg MacEachern with ITK's Stephen Hendrie.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Justice Minister Peter MacKay, his son Kian, and ITK president Terry Audla.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
ITK president Terry Audla and Abbas Rana, assistant deputy editor at The Hill Times and Party Central columnist.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Labour Minister Kellie Leitch, ITK President Terry Audla, Laureen Harper, and local Ottawa photographer Michelle Valberg.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
ITK President Terry Audla and Labour Minister Kellie Leitch.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
A platter of smoked fish.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Conservative MP Colin Carrie.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Seal hash martinis.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
NDP MP Dennis Bevington, who represents the Western Arctic, N.W.T., and Chris Farris.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
ITK President and National Inuit Leader Terry Audla.
The Hill Times photograph by Cynthia Münster
Beatrice Dear entertains the crowd.

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