Stepping into Andrea’s house is like stepping into Andrea’s heart.  It teems with life, and colour and chattering voices.  They serve excellent coffee. I thrill at people who live by simple truths, who are honest and thoughtful and give good answers to hard questions.


In this town, everyone knows someone who spent their life on the Hill.  Long hours and thankless, it takes more than a little gumption. That’s Margit. She’s been in the service of Canadians practically since the day she arrived at age 17. We owe her a really big thank you. Or at least, I do. …