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Poilievre uses debate on Senate reform to attack Trudeau’s ‘elitist’ proposal at Manning Conference

Debating against abolishing the Upper Chamber, Democratic Reform Minister of State Pierre Poilievre saves his vitriol for Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau’s Senate reform proposal.


Democratic Reform Minister of State Pierre Poilievre, pictured in this file photo, offered platitudes to the Saskatchewan government’s position before making his own case for democratic bicameralism, saying that a Senate reformed by Bill C-7 would ‘speak for the regions.’
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

 

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Poilievre uses debate on Senate reform to attack Trudeau’s ‘elitist’ proposal at Manning Conference

Debating against abolishing the Upper Chamber, Democratic Reform Minister of State Pierre Poilievre saves his vitriol for Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau’s Senate reform proposal.


Democratic Reform Minister of State Pierre Poilievre, pictured in this file photo, offered platitudes to the Saskatchewan government’s position before making his own case for democratic bicameralism, saying that a Senate reformed by Bill C-7 would ‘speak for the regions.’
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

 

  

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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.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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