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‘Very important’ embassy inauguration bash, which attracts influential Washington power brokers, up in the air

By Neil Moss      

A PMO spokesperson wouldn't say if any cabinet members will be headed to Washington next January for Joe Biden's inauguration.

The Jan. 20, 2021 inauguration of vice-president-elect Kamala Harris and president-elect Joe Biden is unlikely to be the flashpoint for networking between Canadian officials and their U.S. counterparts at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., as is typical for the event, due to COVID-19. Photograph courtesy of Twitter/Joe Biden

U.S. inauguration festivities will dominate the social scene in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20, 2021, but plans for the ever-important invitation-only bash at the Canadian Embassy, which serves as an important venue to attract American decision-makers to the embassy and build relationships, are up in the air.

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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