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Ottawa MP Dewar set to run for NDP leadership: sources

Sources tell The Hill Times that senior NDP MP Paul Dewar has decided to run for his party's leadership. He has 'a campaign team across the country.'

The Hill Times Photograph By Jake Wright
In the ring: NDP MP Paul Dewar will run for his party's leadership, say NDP sources.

PARLIAMENT HILL—NDP president Brian Topp flexed his leadership campaign muscles again Tuesday with a carefully orchestrated endorsement from former Saskatchewan Premier Roy Romanow, displaying the strength of what one source tells The Hill Times is a backroom machine with chief organizers in place in nearly every major region of Canada.

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Ottawa MP Dewar set to run for NDP leadership: sources

Sources tell The Hill Times that senior NDP MP Paul Dewar has decided to run for his party's leadership. He has 'a campaign team across the country.'

The Hill Times Photograph By Jake Wright
In the ring: NDP MP Paul Dewar will run for his party's leadership, say NDP sources.

PARLIAMENT HILL—NDP president Brian Topp flexed his leadership campaign muscles again Tuesday with a carefully orchestrated endorsement from former Saskatchewan Premier Roy Romanow, displaying the strength of what one source tells The Hill Times is a backroom machine with chief organizers in place in nearly every major region of Canada.

  
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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

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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.

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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.

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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

The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

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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