'There’s been inspirational leaders from all regions of our country who have had the opportunity to address the Chamber. That’s the sort of thing you can’t replace,' says Liberal MP Kevin Lamoureux of the House Chamber in Centre Block. MPs will debate in a temporary Chamber in the West Block for the next decade or more. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
There’s a common thread to stories of people who work in Centre Block. They often say how when they go to work in the morning they look up at the Peace Tower and think, “Wow, am I ever lucky I work here?”
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Canada has been without an ambassador in China for five months, during a time when relations with China have deteriorated. Now there’s reports Chinese Ambassador Lu Shaye is set to depart for a new post.