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Now’s not the time to jump into ‘constitutional upheaval’ over Senate, says Trudeau

The crisis now gripping the Senate over allegations of false residency claims and the temporary expulsion of newly-Independent Quebec Senator Patrick Brazeau is no time to jump into radical changes that would spark ‘constitutional upheaval,’ Liberal MP Justin Trudeau says.

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Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, right, pictured at a summer Liberal caucus gathering with Quebec Liberal Senator Dennis Dawson.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The crisis now gripping the Senate over allegations of false residency claims and the temporary expulsion of newly-Independent Quebec Senator Patrick Brazeau is no time to jump into radical changes that would spark “constitutional upheaval,” Liberal MP Justin Trudeau says.

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Now’s not the time to jump into ‘constitutional upheaval’ over Senate, says Trudeau

The crisis now gripping the Senate over allegations of false residency claims and the temporary expulsion of newly-Independent Quebec Senator Patrick Brazeau is no time to jump into radical changes that would spark ‘constitutional upheaval,’ Liberal MP Justin Trudeau says.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, right, pictured at a summer Liberal caucus gathering with Quebec Liberal Senator Dennis Dawson.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The crisis now gripping the Senate over allegations of false residency claims and the temporary expulsion of newly-Independent Quebec Senator Patrick Brazeau is no time to jump into radical changes that would spark “constitutional upheaval,” Liberal MP Justin Trudeau says.

  

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Friday, March 27, 2015
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Broadbent Institute Progress Summit 2015 - Opening reception March 26, 2015

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Ed Broadbent

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Rick Smith, Robin Sears, Ed Broadbent, Rogers' Ken Whyte.

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Earnscliffe's Robin Sears

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Broadbent Institute executive director Rick Smith

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Ed Broadbent

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Charles Taylor

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Anne Lagace Dawson, Michel Venne (Executive Director of l'Institut du nouveau monde) and Valerie Plante (Montreal City Councilor)

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Liberal MP Adam Vaughan, Earncliffe's Robin Sears, former NDP MP Olivia Chow

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