She says people from her province, B.C., pushed her to become more independent, leaving the Grit group with nine members.
Longtime ATIP officer Judy Booth was a casual worker the National Capital Commission, while Bruce Thomlinson was at the Canada Border Services Agency, and Anja Van Beek was at Treasury Board.
Plus, Paul Godfrey steps down as Postmedia president, and Charlie Angus criticizes 'bullshit extremist talk' around threats against Justin Trudeau.
About 700 staffers, including PMO principal secretary Gerald Butts and chief of staff Katie Telford, attended the sexual harassment training sessions on the Hill last week.
There’ll be a week between the end of the move and the House’s official return to unpack and get acclimated in the West Block, on top of all the usual work to prep for a new session.
Plus, photographer Alex Tétreault has joined Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office.
Former reporters chasing ‘elusive’ work-life balance say new non-journalism jobs—even after a pay cut—have been life-changing.