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John Ibbitson

Some advice for the Liberals as a new leader ponders his shadow cabinet

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Casting ahead – far, far ahead – let’s consider what Justin Trudeau’s shadow cabinet might look like.

Yes, it’s true that the Papineau MP is not even leader yet. (That happens Sunday.) And critics portfolios for a third-place party are hardly of vital interest. (Your correspondent had to consult a list to learn who is currently doing what.)