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Former Liberal MP, diplomat Ron Irwin dies at 84

By Neil Moss      

Plus, Perry Bellegarde announces he won’t seek re-election as AFN national chief, and MPs toast birth of Todd Doherty’s granddaughter.

Ron Irwin served two non-consecutive terms in the Liberal caucus and later represented Canada in Dublin and Boston. The Hill Times file photograph

Past Liberal MP Ron Irwin, who served in prime minister Jean Chrétien‘s cabinet, died Dec. 5. He was 84 years old.

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