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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'The core operating ideal within ... Ottawa is evidence-based policymaking and there are clearly other jurisdictions out there besides the U.S. that have done a better job in containing [the virus],' says Eric Miller.
Small Business Minister Mary Ng says the extent of her interactions with the organization was limited to that initial pitch, and did not extend to the since-cancelled contract for the student-grant program.
Cherie Wong of the Alliance Canada Hong Kong says Canada’s intelligence and police agencies appear to be ill-equipped to respond to the 'malicious and sophisticated' ways in which Beijing allegedly suppresses criticism.