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An MP's schedule is packed with a myriad of constituency events, but Treasury Board President Scott Brison might just take the prize for the most unusual one. The Liberal MP, who has represented Kings-Hants, N.S, since 1997, except for a four-month period in 2000, and won the 2015 election with 70.7 per cent of the vote, participates in an 800-metre paddling race on Lake Pesaquid in Windsor, N.S. Although there is a catch; the racers paddle inside a hollowed-out

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Wackiest thing you did as an MP? For Scott Brison, paddling in a giant pumpkin race, and then winning it

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He's got skills: Treasury Board President Scott Brison, pictured in this undated photo, racing his pumpkin. Photograph courtesy of Scott Brison
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