Plus, Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett is in need of a new director of policy after Daniel Pujdak’s recent exit.
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Families, Children, and Social Development Minister Jean-Yves Duclos, left, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, centre, and Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains, right, have all recently hired on new political aides. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Families, Children, and Social Development Minister Jean-Yves Duclos has a new senior adviser in his office, Jean-Luc Lavoie.
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Justice Canada has more recently been using ‘they’ as a singular gender-neutral pronoun on a piecemeal basis, but the gendered nature of the French language requires study, with a review currently underway.
In its first budget in more than two years, Ottawa is also allocating $11-million to help tackle anti-Asian racism in the wake of a pandemic year that has seen a ‘disturbing trend’ of reported incidents.