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Queen’s Park Monitor: Premier Ford shuffles cabinet after Jim Wilson’s resignation

November 5, 2018

Five ministers in Premier Doug Ford’s cabinet are taking on new roles. Following the sudden resignation of Jim Wilson as Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, Premier Doug Ford met with the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, to discuss changes to the Executive Council. Premier Ford announced the following changes to […]

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Hill Update, Summer 2018 – Analysis and Overview

September 14, 2018

June 22, 2018   After a long and contentious sitting of Parliament, MPs will be back to their constituencies for the summer BBQ circuit and meetings with local residents until September. The Capital Hill Group will give you a run-down of the legislation and political issues on the minds of Parliamentarians, staff, and stakeholders most relevant to […]

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The Hill Update: Just over a year before next election, Trudeau shuffles his cabinet in preparation for political battles to come

July 18, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau undertook a major cabinet shuffle today, with an eye toward the political battles he will have to fight with the provincial and territorial government over the next year, and the big battle of the 2019 federal election looming. In the most significant change, Justin Trudeau tapped his longtime close friend and […]

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NAFTA Update: April 5, 2018

April 5, 2018

NAFTA this week (March 27 – April 5, 2018) Formal negotiations on NAFTA in DC have been replaced by political/ministerial meetings. US TR Robert Lighthizer is holding one-on-one meetings with his Mexican and Canadian counterparts late this week hoping the 3 countries can agree to an “ agreement in principle” for a renewed NAFTA.  No […]

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