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Politics This Morning: Qualtrough, Regan to mark official handover of West Block

By Beatrice Paez       

Hill media will get another sneak peek inside West Block, the House’s new home for at least the next decade.

Ontario MP Tony Clement, pictured on Nov. 6, has been asked by Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer to resign from the Conservative caucus. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Good Thursday morning, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has asked former Conservative stalwart Tony Clement to resign from caucus over reports suggesting that the MP’s admission to sending sexts was not an isolated incident. Mr. Clement’s resignation from the party comes just a day after he admitted that he was being extorted for sending “sexually explicit photos” to a “consenting female recipient” and announced he would be relieved of his caucus duties. Here’s what’s happening today: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

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