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No filters was the tone of the night at the Press Gallery Dinner

By Shruti Shekar      

The PM cut a rug, Andrew Scheer got big laughs, and a certain minister inquired about where I got my tattoo.

Liberal MPs Matt DeCourcey and Francis Drouin, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, freelancer Christopher Guly, and NDP MP Matthew Dubé. Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
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You may be reading this on Wednesday morning, but I am still feeling the effects of Saturday night’s Parliamentary Press Gallery Dinner. If you missed out on it, I’m so sorry, because it was one big hit. Hosted again at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Que., guests were dressed to the nines as they entered the foyer the evening of June 3. Right off the bat, I noticed Andrew MacKendrick, press secretary to Health Minister Jane Philpott,

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