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Seven or more prospective Liberal leadership candidates mulling run against media rock star Trudeau

At least seven prospective candidates for the Liberal leadership are now lining up to take on Liberal MP Justin Trudeau in the five-month race for the party’s helm, according to interviews conducted by The Hill Times and evidence of leadership manoeuvring.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Posing with Trudeau: Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo with Zach Paikin, is the media darling, but at least seven or more candidates hope to give him a run for his money in the Grit leadership.

 

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Seven or more prospective Liberal leadership candidates mulling run against media rock star Trudeau

At least seven prospective candidates for the Liberal leadership are now lining up to take on Liberal MP Justin Trudeau in the five-month race for the party’s helm, according to interviews conducted by The Hill Times and evidence of leadership manoeuvring.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Posing with Trudeau: Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo with Zach Paikin, is the media darling, but at least seven or more candidates hope to give him a run for his money in the Grit leadership.

 

  

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Friday, February 27, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

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

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