Send tips | Subscribe here | Email Nick l Follow Politico Canada. Ottawa Playbook will not publish Friday. We’ll be back in your inboxes April 18 at 6 a.m. Welcome to the Ottawa Playbook. I'm your host, Nick Taylor-Vaisey with Zi-Ann Lum and Maura Forrest. Today, we pull out quotable quotes from CHRYSTIA FREELAND's budget road show on Wednesday. Plus, we have hard lessons learned on Tory leadership campaigns past — and entertaining findings from government-commissioned polling on the RCAF's logo.