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Ivison launches his Trudeau chronicle at the Métropolitain

By Neil Moss      

Plus, The Globe and Mail adds two to Hill bureau, and Mark Critch gets hitched to Melissa Royle.

The crowd, pictured on Aug. 7, 2019, listening to the National Post's John Ivison speak about his new book, Trudeau: The Education of a Prime Minister at Métropolitain. Photograph courtesy of Phil von Finckenstein's Twitter

National Post columnist John Ivison‘s soaring stature always begets tall jokes, but in her opening remarks at the launch of Mr. Ivison’s book, Trudeau: The Education of a Prime Minister, last Wednesday evening at one of political Ottawa’s favourite watering holes, the Métropolitain, Toronto Star Ottawa bureau chief Susan Delacourt, who introduced Mr. Ivison, opted to focus most of her jests on their shared Scottish ancestry. Ms. Delacourt, wearing her signature red shoes, said she regretted her lack of a Scottish accent, which, she said, always makes everything funnier.

Neil Moss

Neil Moss is a reporter at The Hill Times covering federal politics, foreign policy, and defence. 
- nmoss@hilltimes.com


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