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Tories cursed May, but House marathon vote drew out some old-fashioned Commons camaraderie too

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Break time: Conservative MPs Michelle Rempel, Chris Alexander, Ed Holder, Phil McColeman, Dean Allison, Jason Kenney and Dave Van Kesteren.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The first I heard of last week’s vote marathon was at Canadian Heritage Minister James Moore’s post-Sheepdogs concert reception at the National Arts Centre June 6. A senior Conservative staffer turned to me and said, “Can you believe what Elizabeth May is doing to us?” I personally had no idea what she was talking about but her tone suggested treason was afoot. 

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Tories cursed May, but House marathon vote drew out some old-fashioned Commons camaraderie too

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Break time: Conservative MPs Michelle Rempel, Chris Alexander, Ed Holder, Phil McColeman, Dean Allison, Jason Kenney and Dave Van Kesteren.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The first I heard of last week’s vote marathon was at Canadian Heritage Minister James Moore’s post-Sheepdogs concert reception at the National Arts Centre June 6. A senior Conservative staffer turned to me and said, “Can you believe what Elizabeth May is doing to us?” I personally had no idea what she was talking about but her tone suggested treason was afoot. 

  

Parliamentary Calendar
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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