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Grit MPs Pacetti, Simms back Trudeau for leader; Trudeau’s national campaign poised to start

Liberal MP Justin Trudeau is not even out of the starting gate, but just hours after La Presse and then other media reported Tuesday that he plans to announce his candidacy for the federal Liberal Party leadership next week Mr. Trudeau won public support from two MPs and signs grew that he has a team of organizers poised across the country to begin his campaign.

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Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo on Sparks Street in Ottawa, is supposed to officially announce he will run for the leadership of the Liberal Party on Tuesday, Oct. 2, in his Papineau, Que., riding.

 

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Grit MPs Pacetti, Simms back Trudeau for leader; Trudeau’s national campaign poised to start

Liberal MP Justin Trudeau is not even out of the starting gate, but just hours after La Presse and then other media reported Tuesday that he plans to announce his candidacy for the federal Liberal Party leadership next week Mr. Trudeau won public support from two MPs and signs grew that he has a team of organizers poised across the country to begin his campaign.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo on Sparks Street in Ottawa, is supposed to officially announce he will run for the leadership of the Liberal Party on Tuesday, Oct. 2, in his Papineau, Que., riding.

 

  

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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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