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PM’s historic Israel trip also aimed at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, pollsters say

Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s unprecedented and spectacular visit to Israel with an ‘accompanying party’ dominated by nearly 200 leading members of Canadian Jewish communities and pro-Israel fundraising and lobbying groups is aimed as well at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, leading pollsters say.

Photograph courtesy of PMO photographer Jason Ransom
Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen, with Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, and Sara Netanyahu, pictured on Jan. 21 touring the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial during their first official visit to Israel.

PARLIAMENT HILL—Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s unprecedented and spectacular visit to Israel with an “accompanying party” dominated by nearly 200 leading members of Canadian Jewish communities and pro-Israel fundraising and lobbying groups is aimed as well at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, leading pollsters say.

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PM’s historic Israel trip also aimed at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, pollsters say

Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s unprecedented and spectacular visit to Israel with an ‘accompanying party’ dominated by nearly 200 leading members of Canadian Jewish communities and pro-Israel fundraising and lobbying groups is aimed as well at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, leading pollsters say.

Photograph courtesy of PMO photographer Jason Ransom
Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen, with Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, and Sara Netanyahu, pictured on Jan. 21 touring the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial during their first official visit to Israel.

PARLIAMENT HILL—Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s unprecedented and spectacular visit to Israel with an “accompanying party” dominated by nearly 200 leading members of Canadian Jewish communities and pro-Israel fundraising and lobbying groups is aimed as well at Conservative partisan interests in Canada, leading pollsters say.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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