Lor­rie gold­stein

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says this with the cal­cu­la­tion of a CFO in a com­pa­ny­bud­get markup ses­sion. ‘I saw it as the right kind of nar­ra­tive, the right story to tell.’ ”

So, a PM who in­sists he’s all about rec­on­cil­i­a­tion with In­dige­nous peo­ple now calls it “a very nice coun­ter­point” and “the right kind of nar­ra­tive” to mock an In­dige­nous se­na­tor with well-known per­sonal trou­bles over an in­ci­dent five years ago.

Why, other than van­ity, es­pe­cially since it isn’t even true?

As re­spected Ot­tawa jour­nal­ist Su­san Dela­court wrote in her iPol­i­tics column, she knew from in­ter­view­ing Trudeau in 2011 that at least two other Tories — Pe­ter MacKay and Rob An­ders — had turned down Trudeau’s offer of a box­ing match, be­fore he

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