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Trudeau voted most valuable politician in 2017, Morneau ranked top news story in 21st Annual All Politics Poll: Best & Worst in Politics

By Jolson Lim      

Although the big man on Sussex has swooned Canadians with flashes of Chewbacca socks and unquestionable good looks, he was no match for Mr. Obama as top-dinner date pick, who has his own smooth charm, sharp intellect, and powerful social conscience.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer were voted the top three most valuable politicians in Ottawa in this year's All Politics Poll. The Hill Times file photographs

They say the sun only shines until supper time: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was voted the most valuable politician in Ottawa but more people would rather dine with former U.S. president Barack Obama, according to this year’s 21st Annual All Politics Poll of politicos and The Hill Times readers who took part in the Forum Research survey.

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