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Bea Vongdouangchanh is the former Hill Times online editor and former editor of Power & Influence magazine.

News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
'My release comes with a responsibility and a platform,' says Mohamed Fahmy. Photograph courtesy Mohamed Fahmy
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
'My release comes with a responsibility and a platform,' says Mohamed Fahmy. Photograph courtesy Mohamed Fahmy
‘The number of indigenous MPs, along with our government’s strong commitment to reconciliation with indigenous peoples, speaks volumes to how far we have come as a country. This makes me so very proud to be both indigenous and Canadian,’ says Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. P&I photograph by Blair Gable
‘The number of indigenous MPs, along with our government’s strong commitment to reconciliation with indigenous peoples, speaks volumes to how far we have come as a country. This makes me so very proud to be both indigenous and Canadian,’ says Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. P&I photograph by Blair Gable
Opinion | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
Opinion | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
Opinion | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 20, 2016
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 14, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. Ms. Wilson-Raybould is expected to announce the release of the Canadian government's highly-anticipated bill on medically-assisted death this morning at 11 a.m. along with Health Minister Jane Philpott. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 14, 2016
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 14, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould. Ms. Wilson-Raybould is expected to announce the release of the Canadian government's highly-anticipated bill on medically-assisted death this morning at 11 a.m. along with Health Minister Jane Philpott. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 13, 2016
Member of Parliament for Peterborough-Kawartha and Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef will play an instrumental role in leading Canada through the Liberals' promised electoral reform. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 13, 2016
News | BY ALLY FOSTER, BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 13, 2016
Member of Parliament for Peterborough-Kawartha and Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef will play an instrumental role in leading Canada through the Liberals' promised electoral reform. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 12, 2016
Veteran public servant Peter Harder will be the government's representative in the Senate. He and six others will be sworn-in today. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 12, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 12, 2016
Veteran public servant Peter Harder will be the government's representative in the Senate. He and six others will be sworn-in today. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 11, 2016
Parliamentary Budget Officer Jean-Denis Frechette, pictured at a committee hearing last year, says the Liberal government's recent budget is not as transparent as it should be. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 11, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 11, 2016
Parliamentary Budget Officer Jean-Denis Frechette, pictured at a committee hearing last year, says the Liberal government's recent budget is not as transparent as it should be. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 8, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 8, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 8, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 7, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured at a post-budget party on March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 7, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 7, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured at a post-budget party on March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 6, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured on March 22 before tabling the Liberal government's first budget. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 6, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 6, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured on March 22 before tabling the Liberal government's first budget. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 5, 2016
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall won a third straight majority government in the provincial election on Monday. The Saskatchewan Party, which Mr. Wall leads, had 47 seats at dissolution in the 58-seat Saskatchewan legislature compared with nine for the NDP. There were two vacancies. Following a riding redistribution since the 2011 election, there are now a total of 61 seats. Photograph courtesy Saskatchewan Party website
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 5, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 5, 2016
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall won a third straight majority government in the provincial election on Monday. The Saskatchewan Party, which Mr. Wall leads, had 47 seats at dissolution in the 58-seat Saskatchewan legislature compared with nine for the NDP. There were two vacancies. Following a riding redistribution since the 2011 election, there are now a total of 61 seats. Photograph courtesy Saskatchewan Party website
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 4, 2016
An EKOS poll shows that Canadians who believe the government is heading in the right direction has dropped 12 percentage points since the beginning of this year. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 4, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 4, 2016
An EKOS poll shows that Canadians who believe the government is heading in the right direction has dropped 12 percentage points since the beginning of this year. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 2, 2016
The Broadbent Institute held a panel discussion called 'The TPP Free-Trade Charade' at its Progress Summit on April 2. The discussion was moderated by Broadbent Institute senior policy adviser Andrew Jackson and panelists included University of Ottawa professor Michael Geist, Journal de Montreal columnist Ianik Marcil, Corporate Europe Observatory researcher Pia Eberhardt and Canadian Labour Congress senior economist Angella MacEwen. The Hill Times photograph by Bea Vongdouangchanh
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 2, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 2, 2016
The Broadbent Institute held a panel discussion called 'The TPP Free-Trade Charade' at its Progress Summit on April 2. The discussion was moderated by Broadbent Institute senior policy adviser Andrew Jackson and panelists included University of Ottawa professor Michael Geist, Journal de Montreal columnist Ianik Marcil, Corporate Europe Observatory researcher Pia Eberhardt and Canadian Labour Congress senior economist Angella MacEwen. The Hill Times photograph by Bea Vongdouangchanh
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 1, 2016
Former NDP leader Ed Broadbent, pictured at the Broadbent Institute's Progress Summit in 2014. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 1, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | April 1, 2016
Former NDP leader Ed Broadbent, pictured at the Broadbent Institute's Progress Summit in 2014. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 31, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured on budget night, March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 31, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 31, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured on budget night, March 22. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 30, 2016
Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion says Canada must re-engage with the international community. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 30, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 30, 2016
Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion says Canada must re-engage with the international community. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 24, 2016
The Senate chamber, picture during the 2015 throne speech. There's a move to create a more independent Upper Chamber. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 24, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 24, 2016
The Senate chamber, picture during the 2015 throne speech. There's a move to create a more independent Upper Chamber. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 23, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured before the Liberal government released its first budget on March 22, showing a $29.4-billion. Opposition leaders Rona Ambrose and Tom Mulcair criticized the Liberals for not keeping campaign promises. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 23, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 23, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Finance Minister Bill Morneau pictured before the Liberal government released its first budget on March 22, showing a $29.4-billion. Opposition leaders Rona Ambrose and Tom Mulcair criticized the Liberals for not keeping campaign promises. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 22, 2016
Finance Minister Bill Morneau will table the Liberal government's first budget today at 4 p.m. in the House of Commons. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 22, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 22, 2016
Finance Minister Bill Morneau will table the Liberal government's first budget today at 4 p.m. in the House of Commons. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 21, 2016
Ian Binnie, special arbitrator for the Senate dispute resolution process, will speak to media about his report regarding Senate expenses at 11:30 a.m. in the National Press Theatre in Ottawa. Mr. Binnie, a former Supreme Court justice, provided his rulings to the Senate two weeks ago. The 14 Senators who chose to take their cases to Mr. Binnie are: Quebec Ind. Senator Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu, Quebec Conservative Sen. Jean-Guy Dagenais, New Brunswick Liberal Sen. Joseph Day, Ontario Liberal Sen. Colin Kenny, New Brunswick Liberal Sen. Sandra Lovelace Nicholas, Nova Scotia Liberal Sen. Terry Mercer, Saskatchewan Liberal Sen. Pana Merchant, Nunavut Conservative Sen. Dennis Patterson, Manitoba Conservative Sen. Donald Plett, Northwest Territories Liberal Sen. Nick Sibbeston and Saskatchewan Conservative Sen. David Tkachuk. Three former Senators—Lowell Murray, Robert Peterson and Terry Stratton also challenged Mr. Ferguson’s findings before Mr. Binnie.
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 21, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 21, 2016
Ian Binnie, special arbitrator for the Senate dispute resolution process, will speak to media about his report regarding Senate expenses at 11:30 a.m. in the National Press Theatre in Ottawa. Mr. Binnie, a former Supreme Court justice, provided his rulings to the Senate two weeks ago. The 14 Senators who chose to take their cases to Mr. Binnie are: Quebec Ind. Senator Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu, Quebec Conservative Sen. Jean-Guy Dagenais, New Brunswick Liberal Sen. Joseph Day, Ontario Liberal Sen. Colin Kenny, New Brunswick Liberal Sen. Sandra Lovelace Nicholas, Nova Scotia Liberal Sen. Terry Mercer, Saskatchewan Liberal Sen. Pana Merchant, Nunavut Conservative Sen. Dennis Patterson, Manitoba Conservative Sen. Donald Plett, Northwest Territories Liberal Sen. Nick Sibbeston and Saskatchewan Conservative Sen. David Tkachuk. Three former Senators—Lowell Murray, Robert Peterson and Terry Stratton also challenged Mr. Ferguson’s findings before Mr. Binnie.
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 18, 2016
Science Minister Kirsty Duncan will announce the winner of the NSERC Science Promotion Award at 9:15 a.m. in Toronto, Ont. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 18, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 18, 2016
Science Minister Kirsty Duncan will announce the winner of the NSERC Science Promotion Award at 9:15 a.m. in Toronto, Ont. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 17, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, former prime minister Stephen Harper, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, pictured last August before the federal leaders' debate hosted by Maclean's magazine in Toronto. It was the first time in almost 50 years that the television broadcast consortium did not host an English-language nationally televised debate. There needs to be changes going forward, says a new report by the Institute for Research on Public Policy. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 17, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 17, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, former prime minister Stephen Harper, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, pictured last August before the federal leaders' debate hosted by Maclean's magazine in Toronto. It was the first time in almost 50 years that the television broadcast consortium did not host an English-language nationally televised debate. There needs to be changes going forward, says a new report by the Institute for Research on Public Policy. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 16, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be in New York today to meet with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and to announce that Canada will bid for a seat on the security council, likely in 2020. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright and UN photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 16, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 16, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be in New York today to meet with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and to announce that Canada will bid for a seat on the security council, likely in 2020. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright and UN photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 15, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pictured in a scrum with reporters on the Hill. 'I’m cautiously optimistic that serious journalism will survive the digital era, but believe there will be less of it and media outlets will be smaller. But to get there from here, journalists, media outlets, advertisers and governments first have to deal with some serious challenges. All of us have a stake in the outcome,' writes Madelaine Drohan. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 15, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 15, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pictured in a scrum with reporters on the Hill. 'I’m cautiously optimistic that serious journalism will survive the digital era, but believe there will be less of it and media outlets will be smaller. But to get there from here, journalists, media outlets, advertisers and governments first have to deal with some serious challenges. All of us have a stake in the outcome,' writes Madelaine Drohan. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 14, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 14, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 14, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 11, 2016
Quebec Senators Diane Bellemare, Michel Rivard and Jacques Demers, Alberta Senator Elaine McCoy and New Brunswick Senators Pierrette Ringuette and John Wallace have formed an independent, non-partisan working group in the Senate. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 11, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 11, 2016
Quebec Senators Diane Bellemare, Michel Rivard and Jacques Demers, Alberta Senator Elaine McCoy and New Brunswick Senators Pierrette Ringuette and John Wallace have formed an independent, non-partisan working group in the Senate. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 10, 2016
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says, 'I’m just going to continue working with and talking to people and talking about our core NDP values' as the leadership approval convention nears in April. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 10, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 10, 2016
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says, 'I’m just going to continue working with and talking to people and talking about our core NDP values' as the leadership approval convention nears in April. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 9, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama will host a State Dinner for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on March 10. White House photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 9, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 9, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama will host a State Dinner for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on March 10. White House photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 8, 2016
The Conservatives will use their opposition day today in the House to pressure the Liberal government to reconsider the expansion of the Billy Bishop Toronto Island Airport. Transport Minister Marc Garneau, pictured, announced months ago that the government will not reopen the decision to limit expansion. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 8, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 8, 2016
The Conservatives will use their opposition day today in the House to pressure the Liberal government to reconsider the expansion of the Billy Bishop Toronto Island Airport. Transport Minister Marc Garneau, pictured, announced months ago that the government will not reopen the decision to limit expansion. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 4, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Canada's provincial and territorial premiers in Vancouver, B.C., to talk about climate change on March 3. PMO photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 4, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 4, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Canada's provincial and territorial premiers in Vancouver, B.C., to talk about climate change on March 3. PMO photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 3, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured with British Columbia Premier Christy Clark. There will be a First Ministers meeting in Vancouver today to discuss climate change. PMO photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 3, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 3, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured with British Columbia Premier Christy Clark. There will be a First Ministers meeting in Vancouver today to discuss climate change. PMO photograph
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 2, 2016
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, pictured at the closing of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission ceremonies. Mr. Trudeau will meet with indigenous leaders today ahead of the First Ministers meeting on climate change tomorrow. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 2, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | March 2, 2016
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, pictured at the closing of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission ceremonies. Mr. Trudeau will meet with indigenous leaders today ahead of the First Ministers meeting on climate change tomorrow. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 29, 2016
Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna and International Trade minister Chrystia Freeland will make an announcement today at 9 a.m. in the House of Commons foyer. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 29, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 29, 2016
Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna and International Trade minister Chrystia Freeland will make an announcement today at 9 a.m. in the House of Commons foyer. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 27, 2016
Rick Anderson, Katie Harbath, Vincent Harris and Kady O'Malley spoke on a Manning Centre Conference panel on how technology is affecting political campaigns at the Shaw Centre on Feb. 27. The Hill Times photograph by Bea Vongdouangchanh
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 27, 2016
News | BY BEA VONGDOUANGCHANH | February 27, 2016
Rick Anderson, Katie Harbath, Vincent Harris and Kady O'Malley spoke on a Manning Centre Conference panel on how technology is affecting political campaigns at the Shaw Centre on Feb. 27. The Hill Times photograph by Bea Vongdouangchanh