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Trudeau: Photo op superstar

Photo ops matter because we are a visual species; strong images move us.

Photo courtesy Adam Scotti, Justin Trudeau’s office.
Improvised or staged? In this day and age, when everything a politician does is tightly scripted, Justin Trudeau’s balancing of his son, Hadrien, in Vancouver earlier this month probably wasn’t spontaneous, Gerry Nicholls writes.

Politicians and their strategists spend countless hours preparing highly detailed and incredibly complex public policy agendas that serve as the cornerstone of their election campaigns.

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Trudeau: Photo op superstar

Photo ops matter because we are a visual species; strong images move us.

Photo courtesy Adam Scotti, Justin Trudeau’s office.
Improvised or staged? In this day and age, when everything a politician does is tightly scripted, Justin Trudeau’s balancing of his son, Hadrien, in Vancouver earlier this month probably wasn’t spontaneous, Gerry Nicholls writes.

Politicians and their strategists spend countless hours preparing highly detailed and incredibly complex public policy agendas that serve as the cornerstone of their election campaigns.

  

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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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