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Trudeau, ministers head to Winnipeg for cabinet retreat, western outreach; Trudeau holds cabinet retreat in Winnipeg

Jan 18, 2020 - The Canadian Press

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is reviving his practice of holding periodic cabinet retreats outside the nation's capital - an exercise in regional outreach that his office maintains is worth the added cost of ferrying ministers around the country.

Beginning Sunday, he and his 36 ministers will be holed up in Winnipeg for three days to discuss priorities and plot how to bring them to fruition in a House of Commons where the Liberals hold only a minority of seats.

That is to b...