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Liberal MPs Michael Levitt, left, and Anthony Housefather, right, who are both Jewish, were showered with support after a social media post questioned their loyalty to Canada. The Hill Times photographs by Sam Garcia
MPs across the ideological spectrum came to the defence of a pair of Liberal representatives who were the subject of a social media post questioning their loyalty to Canada last week.
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