Labour Minister Hajdu’s chief of staff now senior adviser to Defence Minister Sajjan
By Laura RyckewaertSep. 19, 2018
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Matthew Mitschke, the chief of staff to Labour Minister Patty Hajdu, right, has a new job as a senior adviser in the office of National Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, left. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Employment, Workforce Development, and Labour Minister Patty Hajdu is starting the fall sitting in need of a new chief of staff. Her former one, Matthew Mitschke, is now a senior adviser to National Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan.
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