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CBC, Radio-Canada Hill bureaus largely spared, but feel sting of cuts

Aside from two producers cut from CBCNN’s Power & Politics and CBC Radio’s The House, the Parliament Hill bureaus of the CBC and Radio-Canada have been spared from recent cuts to reduce the Crown corporation’s budget by $130-million this year, but with a reinforced focus on austerity, CBC Parliamentary Bureau Chief Rob Russo says the cuts will be felt on the Hill.

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CBC, Radio-Canada Hill bureaus largely spared, but feel sting of cuts

Aside from two producers cut from CBCNN’s Power & Politics and CBC Radio’s The House, the Parliament Hill bureaus of the CBC and Radio-Canada have been spared from recent cuts to reduce the Crown corporation’s budget by $130-million this year, but with a reinforced focus on austerity, CBC Parliamentary Bureau Chief Rob Russo says the cuts will be felt on the Hill.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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