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Harper just made it official, names Lebel regional political minister for Quebec, dumps Paradis

Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Denis Lebel was named Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s new Quebec regional political minister earlier this month, but he’s been playing the role unofficially for two years, says a senior Conservative source.

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Infrastructure Minister Denis Lebel takes over for International Development Minister Christian Paradis as the regional political minister for Quebec at a critical time in the Conservative government's future in the province.

Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Denis Lebel was named Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s new Quebec regional political minister earlier this month, but he’s been playing the role unofficially for two years, says a senior Conservative source.

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Harper just made it official, names Lebel regional political minister for Quebec, dumps Paradis

Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Denis Lebel was named Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s new Quebec regional political minister earlier this month, but he’s been playing the role unofficially for two years, says a senior Conservative source.

The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
Infrastructure Minister Denis Lebel takes over for International Development Minister Christian Paradis as the regional political minister for Quebec at a critical time in the Conservative government's future in the province.

Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Denis Lebel was named Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s new Quebec regional political minister earlier this month, but he’s been playing the role unofficially for two years, says a senior Conservative source.

  

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Thursday, August 28, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
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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