PHOTO GALLERY: Big Cheeses Gather in Ottawa Mitchel Raphael February 5, 2013 Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 2 MPs helped packed the ballroom of the Fairmont Château Laurier for a reception put on by the Dairy Farmers of Canada. Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Diane Finley. NDP MP Yvon Godin. Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development John Duncan. Liberal Senator Jim Munson. NDP MP Jean Crowder. NDP MP John Rafferty. Tory MP John Williamson (note the boots). Liberal MP Frank Valeriote. Government House Leader Peter Van Loan. Tory MP Michael Chong. Big cheeses: Liberal Sen. David Smith (left) and Government House Leader Peter Van Loan. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: Dairy Farmers of Canada David Smith Diane Finley Fairmont Chateau Laurier Frank Valeriote Jean Crowder Jim Munson John Duncan John Rafferty John Williamson Michael Chong MPs Ottawa Peter Van Loan Yvon Godin Advertisement About this author Mitchel Raphael Macleans.ca subscriber Other articles Mitchel Raphael on MPs’ pleasures— from drag queens to grilled cheese Mitchel Raphael on how MPs get wired and fete Robbie Burns All articles Advertisement Post navigation Previous March of the sneakerheads: Inside the NBA’s shoe culture Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.