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Liberal MPs of the 42nd Parliament are pictured on Dec. 10, 2018, singing Christmas carols in Centre Block's rotunda. Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault will kick off the Christmas season on the Hill officially on Dec. 4 The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
It may not be Saint Nick, but Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault will be on hand to kick start the holiday season by marking the illumination of Christmas lights across Canada.
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'The government has heard Canadians’ concerns that the world is increasingly uncertain, and that the economy is changing,' the Throne Speech read. 'And in this context, regional needs and differences really matter.'
But a Conservative source is decrying public criticism of Andrew Scheer's leadership, saying it will only create the kind of schisms that will set the party back and that former leader Stephen Harper worked to avoid.