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Duceppe says he won’t pay back House, calls O’Connor’s remark ‘stupid’

Former Bloc Québécois leader Gilles Duceppe says he did nothing illegal when he paid party staffers from House funds.

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times
House money: Former Bloc leader Gilles Duceppe says he won’t be paying back the House of Commons, as suggested by Board of Internal Economy spokesperson Conservative MP Gordon O’Connor.

 

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Duceppe says he won’t pay back House, calls O’Connor’s remark ‘stupid’

Former Bloc Québécois leader Gilles Duceppe says he did nothing illegal when he paid party staffers from House funds.

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times
House money: Former Bloc leader Gilles Duceppe says he won’t be paying back the House of Commons, as suggested by Board of Internal Economy spokesperson Conservative MP Gordon O’Connor.

 

  

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

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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