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A call to de-toxify the House and to get job on environment completed

A toxic level of partisanship nearly de-railed environmental progress in this Parliament. But the crisis of climate change can't wait.

No. Against all odds this column is not about the importance of getting asbestos out of the walls of the House; nor is it about toxic heavy metals in the banks of the hills on which our Parliament Buildings sit.

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A call to de-toxify the House and to get job on environment completed

A toxic level of partisanship nearly de-railed environmental progress in this Parliament. But the crisis of climate change can't wait.

No. Against all odds this column is not about the importance of getting asbestos out of the walls of the House; nor is it about toxic heavy metals in the banks of the hills on which our Parliament Buildings sit.

  

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

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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