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Government looks to counter what Harder calls Conservatives’ ‘coordinated’ stall tactics in Senate and House

‘Government business has been proceeding at a snail’s pace,’ Sen. Peter Harder wrote in a recent discussion paper about improving the efficiency of Senate business.

In a 21-page paper, titled 'Sober Second Thinking: How the Senate Deliberates and Decides,' Sen. Peter Harder makes a pitch for a Senate 'business committee' to get around the current situation, as he describes it, of legislation being stalled by the opposition. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By RACHEL AIELLO

PUBLISHED : Monday, April 10, 2017 12:00 AM

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