Summer grilling with Stephane Dion
[PoliticsWatch updated 5:15 p.m. June 28, 2007]
OTTAWA — Liberal leader Stephane Dion's office says three basic activities are going to be driving his summer, including plans to perform "classic retail politics" on the barbecue circuit.
As well, Dion will be conducting a series of policy roundtables with stakeholders and experts from different regions of the country on a variety of issues.
The Liberals say this will give Canadians a sense of where Dion is setting yardsticks on the policy front.
Dion will also attend a number of Liberal fundraising events and will spend time campaigning in Quebec when
by-elections are announced.
The Liberal leader will have two weeks of downtime in late July and early August, which he will spend with his
family at his cottage in the Laurentians, disconnecting from the grind of politics and
When Dion fires up the grill, the avid fisher's favourite food is any fish he has caught that day.
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