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PMO scoops up Environment Minister McKenna’s press secretary

By Laura Ryckewaert      

Plus, former Pembina Institute program director Erin Flanagan is now director of policy to Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau scrums just outside the House of Commons Chamber last week. His office is set to add Marie-Pascale Des Rosiers, currently press secretary to the environment minister, to its ranks later this month. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Environment Minister Catherine McKenna is saying goodbye to her press secretary, Marie-Pascale Des Rosiers, who is set to start in her new role as a special assistant for communications in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office on Feb. 27. Ms. Des Rosiers has been Ms. McKenna’s press secretary since April 2017, and before then had been working in Infrastructure and Communities Minister Amarjeet Sohi’s office as a senior special assistant for Quebec regional affairs. [caption id="attachment_134455" align="alignright" width="300"] Marie-Pascale

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