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Luck is on the Hill as MPs celebrate Irish Day

By Shruti Shekar      

Ryerson University has a new project to help whistleblowers, there is a new all-party caucus for pilots' safety, and the Canadian War Museum hosted PM Trudeau at a top Liberal donor event.

Liberal MP James Maloney turned Centre Block green on June 12, hosting the first ever Irish Day on the Hill. Photograph courtesy of James Maloney's office

Liberal MP James Maloney hosted the first Irish Day on the Hill on June 12 and it was a pretty huge hit. Mr. Maloney, who is the chair of the Canada-Ireland Friendship Group, said he came up with the idea of hosting an event on the Hill a couple of years ago, but time seemed right given he is looking to introduce his motion to declare March as Irish Heritage Month. That motion, M-139, has been on the

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