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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.'

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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, 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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