Kellie Leitch's spokesperson Michael Diamond says federal jurisdiction over guns is of great importance to many Conservative Party members and prospective members.
The McGill University arts building. McGill's Institute for the Study of Canada is not a run-of-the-mill university department. A significant part of its mission is to contribute to the larger Quebec conversation, writes Chantal Hébert. Photograph courtesy of Paul Lowry.
Alternative facts should not be the stuff that acts of journalistic courage or martyrdom are based on.
Canada needs to do much more on innovation. Other countries are moving. Under the Harper government, we were considered to be an ostrich on climate change. Will we be a tortoise on innovation under the Trudeau government?
The Senate Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators Committee will meet at 9:00 a.m. in Room 356-S, Centre Block, to consider an inquiry report of the Senate Ethics Officer. The meeting will be held in camera.
The Senate Human Rights Committee will meet at 11:30 a.m. in Room 9, Victoria Building. The meeting will be televised.
The Senate Subcommittee on Veterans Affairs will meet at 12:00 p.m. in Room 2, Victoria Building, to work on creating a defined professional and consistent system for veterans as they leave the Canadian Armed Forces. The committee will hear from Guy Parent, the veterans ombudsman.