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Liberal Senators talking to Conservative Senators about regional alliances in Upper Chamber, says Sen. Cowan

Liberal Senators, who were expelled from the party’s national caucus last month, have begun discussions that could result in regional alliances with Conservative Senators on economic or social issues across the country, The Hill Times has learned.

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Liberal Sen. James Cowan told The Hill Times at the Liberal biennial policy convention on the weekend of possible regional alliances between Liberal and Conservative Senators. ‘I know Alberta Senators have talked amongst themselves, I’ve talked to other Nova Scotia Senators about working together.’

 

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Liberal Senators talking to Conservative Senators about regional alliances in Upper Chamber, says Sen. Cowan

Liberal Senators, who were expelled from the party’s national caucus last month, have begun discussions that could result in regional alliances with Conservative Senators on economic or social issues across the country, The Hill Times has learned.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Liberal Sen. James Cowan told The Hill Times at the Liberal biennial policy convention on the weekend of possible regional alliances between Liberal and Conservative Senators. ‘I know Alberta Senators have talked amongst themselves, I’ve talked to other Nova Scotia Senators about working together.’

 

  

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Friday, February 27, 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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