No one was injured in the incident, which took place in the morning during the Changing of the Guard parade on the Hill.
Chief of Defence Staff General Jonathan Vance, centre, and former Canadian Army commander Lieutenant-General Paul Wynnyk, behind, are pictured at the change-of-command ceremony on Parliament Hill last week. A man was arrested during a routine Changing of the Guard ceremony on Monday. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
A 24-year-old man was charged with assault after a security incident on Monday on Parliament Hill.
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Though many acknowledge Leslyn Lewis has demonstrated her political chops, her candidacy is still seen as a long shot in a race that some say will be driven by electability in the next general election.
'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.