Elizabeth Cheesbrough recently joined Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale’s office as a new senior policy adviser.
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould has a new director of policy, Nicholas Daube, and a new policy adviser, Nicola Langille, among other recent political staffing changes on the Hill. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Canada’s federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould has strengthened her ministerial policy team, including hiring former Ontario Liberal adviser Nicholas Daube to take over as director of policy in her office.
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