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Politics This Morning: Singh to host housing roundtable; Bernier to hold presser on new party

By Beatrice Paez      

Quebec MP Maxime Bernier is expected to end the suspense surrounding his new political party at a presser he's holding at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa at 10 a.m.

Saskatchewan MP Erin Weir told The Hill Times that if the NDP, which he was expelled from after sexual-harassment allegations surfaced, doesn't allow him to run under the party banner, it will be more difficult for it to win seats in Saskatchewan. The Hill Times file photo
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Happy Friday, What's on the go today: After a full slate of public events this week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to spend Friday holding private meetings in Ottawa, according to his office. Quebec MP Maxime Bernier is expected to unveil the name of his new political party at 10 a.m. at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa. According to Toronto Star, he has already claimed online domains for "“The People’s Party of Canada” and “Parti Populaire du Canada." The U.S.

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