Senate reform

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Insight, Lessons & Unintended Consequences: Inside Bill C-14 For those who’ve been following the federal government’s efforts to pass Bill C-14 into law... more
Senate reform
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Canadian Senate
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 22, 2016 OTTAWA - Today, given Justice Charles Vaillancourt’s conclusions that Nigel Wright and others in Prime Minister... more
Mike Duffy
Senate scandal
PMO
Nigel Wright
Conservative Party of Canada
Steven Harper
Senate reform
Canadian law
Canada
Now that the trial is over and we can debate about whether all the time and money spent was worth it, whether justice was served, or even whether it was all a... more
Senate scandal
Mike Duffy
Canadian Senate
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Senate reform
Ethics
Reform
Canada
My take on Senate reform to date, partly motivated by a poorly-informed and misguided criticism (nonetheless, posted below) of the plan announced by the... more
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
Canadian government policy
merit
cdnpoli
Senate Appointments
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February 5, 2014
Elections 2015
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
elxn42
elxn2015
Canada Elections 2015
Canadian Federal Election 2015
2015 Federal Election
Federal Elections 2015
Canada is a federation with certain powers given to the federal government and others given to the provinces and territories. The Fathers of Confederation may... more
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
Canadian Constitution
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canada Elections 2015
Elections 2015
The Senate has moved the final vote on the controversial anti-terror bill to Tuesday at 5:30pm EST. Coincidentally that will be hours after the Auditor General... more
Bill C-51
Canadian Senate
Senate reform
Senate scandal
NDP
Unpublished Ottawa's latest newsletter is out! Check it out at: http://bit.ly/1g4jSKB If you didn't receive our newsletter and would like to keep abreast of... more
Senate reform
electoral reform
Current Affairs
Public Affairs
Jim Watson
NCC
OrgaWorld
Open Media
James O'Grady
OREC
Waste management
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
The reason I like Justin Trudeau's move is that it takes a step in the direction of making the Senate less partisan. I don't think there's anyone who argues... more
Senate reform
Justin Trudeau
Liberal Party
Liberal Senators
Canadian Senate
governance
Canada
Canadian politics
During the last several months, critics have increased the interminable attacks concerning the legitimacy of the Senate with unctuous anger over alleged... more
Senate scandal
Senate reform
House of Commons
Federal Government
Canada
governance
Ian Lee
Sprott School of Business
Carleton University