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Public Services brings in May-Cuconato as a Phoenix ‘fixer’

By Emily Haws      

Public Services and Procurement brings in Danielle May-Cuconato, a seasoned veteran and former Liberal staffer, to help fix the Phoenix pay system before the next election.

Danielle May-Cuconato, a veteran bureaucrat and former Liberal Hill staffer, was hired on Sept. 7 as the assistant deputy minister of the government department's new Pay Stabilization Project to help fix the Phoenix pay fiasco before the next election. Photograph courtesy of Public Services and Procurement Canada
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Public Service and Procurement Canada has hired veteran bureaucrat and former Hill staffer Danielle May-Cuconato to help fix the problem-plagued Phoenix pay system. She was named the assistant deputy minister of the government department's new Pay Stabilization Project on Sept. 7, the department confirmed. Ms. May-Cuconato, a seasoned bureaucrat and former Liberal Hill staffer, is regarded as someone who can connect the bureaucratic and political worlds in order to get the public service pay system problems resolved before

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