Plus, Leader Jagmeet Singh has hired ex-Manitoba cabinet minister Jennifer Howard as NDP chief of staff, starting Dec. 4.
Meanwhile, Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction Minister Bill Blair recently made a number of policy staff hires.
The first-of-its-kind challenge of two 2014 rulings by the House Board of Internal Economy will set important legal precedent when it comes to the application and scope of parliamentary privilege protections in Canada.
Plus, Dan Lindenas has joined Treasury Board President Scott Brisonâ€™s office, where heâ€™ll soon take over as director of policy.
Until recently, Danielle Keenan was busy at work as an issues manager for Democratic Institutions Minister Karina Gould.
Concern has also been raised over the federal governmentâ€™s signalled plan to use input from the NEBâ€™s â€˜unduly rushedâ€™ reconsideration as part of its consultation redo with Indigenous peoples.
Plus, the Conservative official opposition has a new press secretary: Mathew Clancy.