Althia Raj is HuffPost Canada’s Ottawa bureau chief and a senior editorial manager. She also hosts and produces Follow-Up, a HuffPost Canada Politics podcast, and is a regular At Issue panelist on CBC TV’s The National. Prior to joining HuffPost in 2011, Raj worked as a national political reporter for Postmedia News. She has covered Parliament Hill since 2006, writing for Sun Media, and producing for CTV and CBC. Raj sits on the Board of Trustees of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, her alma mater. She can be found on social media as @althiaraj.