Liberal government’s new public appointment process fails to improve system, says Conacher

But Alex Marland says he doesn't see a problem with cabinet having discretion over appointments as it's accountable to Parliament and has a government to run.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The new Liberal government announced a new process for governor in council appointments in February. The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright.


PUBLISHED : Monday, June 6, 2016 12:00 AM

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