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Senate a ‘colonial relic,’ should be abolished, says former Mulroney-era Progressive Conservative MP Boyer

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Canada's Senate is a 'colonial relic' with 'negligible significance' as a legislative body, incapable fo reform and should abolished, says former Progressive Conservative MP Patrick Boyer, author of the new book Our Scandalous Senate.

 

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Senate a ‘colonial relic,’ should be abolished, says former Mulroney-era Progressive Conservative MP Boyer

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Canada's Senate is a 'colonial relic' with 'negligible significance' as a legislative body, incapable fo reform and should abolished, says former Progressive Conservative MP Patrick Boyer, author of the new book Our Scandalous Senate.

 

  

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Monday, September 1, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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