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Trudeau’s female cabinet ministers host baby shower for Democratic Institutions Minister Gould

By Shruti Shekar      

Canadian Press' Kristy Kirkup gives birth to a baby girl; former Defence minister Peter MacKay is going to have another baby; Democracy Watch challenges former lobbying commissioner's decision.

Democratic Institutions Minister Karina Gould and some of her cabinet colleagues hosted the first cabinet baby shower last week. Photograph courtesy of Twitter
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A handful of ministers in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet hosted what was the first ever baby shower for a cabinet minister, Democratic Institutions Minister Karina Gould, on Feb. 5. “Canadian history in the making. Tonight we celebrated @KarinaGould—who will be the first woman to give birth while in cabinet! From all of us—congratulations! #AddWomenChangePolitics,” Environment Minister Catherine McKenna enthusiastically tweeted on Feb. 5 along with a picture. Public Services and Procurement Minister Carla Qualtrough, National Revenue Minister Diane Lebouthillier,

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