Plus, Labour Minister Patty Hajdu has hired a new Quebec regional adviser.
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland's new policy director is Vincent Garneau, pictured immediately next to her. They're seen headed into a press conference last month at Ottawa's National Press Theatre on the extension of Canadian military missions in Iraq and Ukraine. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Justice Minister David Lametti’s office is down one policy adviser, with Benjamin Prud’homme’s recent exit for a new job in Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland’s office, which saw a significant staff reorganization earlier this year.
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The prime minister said construction on the pipeline is scheduled to begin this summer. He was less clear about whether more pipelines will be needed, or how the government will recover the cost of the Trans Mountain.
The House of Commons International Trade Committee will have a pre-study on June 18 to hear from between 12 and 15 witnesses in preparation for the possibility that the committee will review Bill C-100 in the summer.
The risk for Andrew Scheer is that the Liberals will try to connect Doug Ford to Andrew Scheer and then try to connect that to hidden agenda, that’s not flattering to Andrew Scheer and the Conservatives,’ says Nik Nanos.