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Finance Minister Morneau hires former Wynne speechwriter

By Laura Ryckewaert      

Several ex-Ontario Liberal staffers displaced by the election last June have landed on the Hill, including Kevin Hurren who’s joined the finance minister’s office.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau, pictured leaving a national Liberal caucus meeting in January, has a new special assistant for communications in his office. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

A growing number of former Ontario Liberal staffers have found new jobs on Parliament Hill since the June 2018 provincial election that saw Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives take power. One of the latest, Kevin Hurren, recently joined Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s office.

Laura Ryckewaert

Laura Ryckewaert moved to Ottawa from Toronto roughly eight years ago to study a bachelor of journalism at Carleton University. She's been a reporter at The Hill Times since the end of June 2011.
- lryckewaert@hilltimes.com


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