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Ministers Hehr and Carr bulk up offices, hire policy directors

By Laura Ryckewaert      

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr hired Mike Rau as a policy director for his ministerial office, and Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr has hired Paul McCarthy as his policy director.

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr has hired a policy director for his ministerial office, straight from the department of Natural Resources, while Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr has hired Paul McCarthy to serve as his policy director. Along with Mr. McCarthy, Ben Charland is Mr. Hehr’s ministerial executive assistant. Mr. Charland was deputy campaign manager and communications director for Mr. Hehr during the 2015 election in Calgary Centre, Alta., and up until last month, he was a communications and community

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