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Move of NDP Quebec office to Mulcair’s riding could provide wiggle room

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NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, pictured in this file photo, appeared before the House Affairs Committee on Thursday, May 15, 2014, where he was grilled for two hours about the NDP’s allegedly improper use of Parliamentary resources.

PARLIAMENT HILL – The relocation of an NDP caucus and party office to NDP Leader Tom Mulcair’s Montreal electoral district from a Liberal-held riding may have resulted in wiggle room for the NDP as it defends itself against accusations it violated House of Commons regulations by putting aides who worked there and lived in the city on the Commons payroll in Ottawa.

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Move of NDP Quebec office to Mulcair’s riding could provide wiggle room

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, pictured in this file photo, appeared before the House Affairs Committee on Thursday, May 15, 2014, where he was grilled for two hours about the NDP’s allegedly improper use of Parliamentary resources.

PARLIAMENT HILL – The relocation of an NDP caucus and party office to NDP Leader Tom Mulcair’s Montreal electoral district from a Liberal-held riding may have resulted in wiggle room for the NDP as it defends itself against accusations it violated House of Commons regulations by putting aides who worked there and lived in the city on the Commons payroll in Ottawa.

  

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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.

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.

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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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