Former Liberal MP Don Boudria being treated for inflammatory disorder
By Shruti ShekarMar. 28, 2018
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Former Liberal MP-turned-lobbyist Don Boudria was recently diagnosed with an inflammatory disorder causing muscle pain, but is in high spirits as he seeks treatment. The Hill Times file photograph
Former Liberal MP Don Boudria is in good spirits despite learning last week a medical condition will keep him grounded and likely limping on Ottawa’s streets rather than headed to the Liberal convention in Halifax next month where he wants to be.
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