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PMO deputy comms director Duchesneau acting as chief to Minister Chagger

By Laura Ryckewaert      

Maxime Bernier’s campaign communications director, Maxime Hupé, has joined the Fraser Institute.

Government House Leader and Small Business and Tourism Minister Bardish Chagger, pictured, now has PMO deputy communications director Olivier Duchesneau acting as her interim chief of staff at small business. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
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Olivier Duchesneau, deputy director of communications in the Prime Minister’s Office, has stepped away from the top office and is currently acting as interim chief of staff to Bardish Chagger in her role as Small Business and Tourism minister. Ms. Chagger is also the government House leader. Her chief of staff for Small Business and Tourism, Rachel Bendayan, is currently on parental leave with Mr. Duchesneau stepping into his acting role as of June 5. A former international

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