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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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May 12  • 

Donna Dasko’s crusade to get more women into political office

Many of the country’s leading feminists and activists from the political arena gathered last Friday night at a home in Toronto’s tony Rosedale to...

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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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