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Lobbying on 2015 budget will see ‘violin playing,’ no room for ‘entitlement brigade’: lobbyists


While lobbyists are waiting to find out when some of the 2015 budget consultation mechanics will be set in motion, they’re licking their chops after years of austerity and curbing their expectations at what might come from the newly available federal money.


The Hill Times photo, Jake Wright
You don’t say: Finance Minister Joe Oliver and Brian Ernewein, general director for the tax policy branch at Finance Canada, pictured at the House Finance Committee May 6.

 

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Lobbying on 2015 budget will see ‘violin playing,’ no room for ‘entitlement brigade’: lobbyists


While lobbyists are waiting to find out when some of the 2015 budget consultation mechanics will be set in motion, they’re licking their chops after years of austerity and curbing their expectations at what might come from the newly available federal money.


The Hill Times photo, Jake Wright
You don’t say: Finance Minister Joe Oliver and Brian Ernewein, general director for the tax policy branch at Finance Canada, pictured at the House Finance Committee May 6.

 

  

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Thursday, August 21, 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.

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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