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@penottawa: Very proud to join the board of @UNACanada. A distinguished history of achievements; a future full of challenges. #cdnpoIi #UN — penny collenette (@penottawa) September 8, 2015 Please follow me on Twitter @penottawa

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April 18  • 

Compensation blunder a blow against trust in our justice system

In recent days, Pope Francis made a stunning gesture by miraculously scooping up three Syrian refugee families of the Muslim faith from the Greek...

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March 4  • 

The nudge-nudge, wink-wink era of federal lobbying is over

One of the toughest things about being a politician or a public office holder (i.e., officials of a Prime Minister’s Office) is the whisper in your...

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November 29  • 

Liberals say overhaul of patronage appointments to include gender-parity goal

OTTAWA - The federal Liberals say they plan to extend a promise of gender parity in cabinet to ensure the same outcome in the hundreds of...

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November 24  • 

Disband National Energy Board to deal with Harper’s appointments: Collenette

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government should disband the National Energy Board rather than live with a board of directors stacked into the...

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October 20  • 

Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Next Prime Minister, Returning to Childhood Home

Liberal Party leader was raised in Ottawa home as son of former prime minister Pierre Trudeau OTTAWA—When Justin Trudeau takes office next month...

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