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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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Monday, March 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

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Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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