There was a big bash on the Hill to celebrate the start of Italian Heritage Month, Canada 2020 is launching a podcast network, and the prime minister is hosting his annual garden party this week.
Reporters playing soccer against MPs a few years ago, including Hill Times alum Mark Burgess, centre. This year the reporters had to cancel because many of them were covering the Ontario provincial elections. The Hill Times file photograph
Liberal MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette was not too impressed when Hill reporters had to cancel a soccer match they were going to play against MPs on June 4.
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Unless Trudeau plans to be out on these streets, fighting against police brutality or in cabinet drafting legislation to curb police powers, his, and all the other white voices of his ilk, have no merit here.
'I do agree that things need to be implemented as quickly as possible. We could've done this a lot sooner. The good news is that we’re doing it now and announcing it today,' says Transport Minister Marc Garneau.