Pat Sorbara's new book, Let 'em Howl, offers lessons learned over a more than four-decade career in federal and provincial politics as a high-ranking Liberal backroomer.
Brian Clow, executive director of issues management in the Prime Minister's Office, left, the woman of the hour Pat Sorbara, and Katie Telford, chief of staff to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The Hill Times photograph by Aidan Chamandy
With a snowstorm set to pelt Ottawa last Wednesday night, many tried to rush home before they got LRTed. Some were fortunate, many were not.
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