And China's ambassador hosts a full house for his farewell party.
Guests at the Mexican ambassador's national day celebration dance the night away, including, from left, the ambassador's wife, Katya Anaya de la Fuente, and EU Ambassador Marie-Anne Coninsx. The Hill Times photograph by Chelsea Nash
A mariachi band, margaritas, tacos, and tequila: Mexico’s national day celebration brought all the elements of a killer party, and a fun and vibrant crowd of guests brought the rest.
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'I think the issue with racialized people not returning to work is more about whether or not they’re going to be hired,' says Arjumand Siddiqi, who holds the Canada Research chair in population health equity.
'If the 10 MPs are articulating the position for Nova Scotia, I would like to think the government would consider that as a strong indicator of what's happening on the ground,' says Liberal MP Darrell Samson says.
House leaders continue to hold talks over the summer, but whether an agreement can be struck to get Conservatives on side with a recent call to allow remote voting in ‘exceptional circumstances’ remains to be seen.
Though late and largely unconvincing, the PM's testimony helps ensure the government’s points, rather than mere speculation, are litigated in the public square instead, says Garry Keller of StrategyCorp.