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Political scandals could damage Canada's international reputation, says NDP MP Martin

NDP MP Pat Martin says the sensational revelations coming out of the sponsorship scandal and the recent controversy surrounding Conservative MP Gurmant Grewal, the Prime Minister's Chief of Staff Tim Murphy and federal Health Minister Ujjal Dosanjh (Vancouver South, B.C.) and Mr. Grewal's claim that senior Liberals tried to buy him off before the crucial confidence vote in the House on May 19, have affected the general credibility of Canadian politicians and will likely damage Canada's reputation internationally.

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Political scandals could damage Canada's international reputation, says NDP MP Martin

NDP MP Pat Martin says the sensational revelations coming out of the sponsorship scandal and the recent controversy surrounding Conservative MP Gurmant Grewal, the Prime Minister's Chief of Staff Tim Murphy and federal Health Minister Ujjal Dosanjh (Vancouver South, B.C.) and Mr. Grewal's claim that senior Liberals tried to buy him off before the crucial confidence vote in the House on May 19, have affected the general credibility of Canadian politicians and will likely damage Canada's reputation internationally.

  

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Monday, September 1, 2014
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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.

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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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