Why the federal government has not named new, permanent officers of Parliament, remains a mystery. One thing that is known, though, is that the next two years will bring new faces to critically important positions, many of them requiring careful navigation and prudence by the prime minister.
Who will be Canada’s next chief justice, to replace Beverley McLachlin? This will be one of many top appointments Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will have to fill. The Hill Times file photograph
TORONTO—Who will be Canada’s next chief justice?
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Conservative MPs and strategists agree that appointing former Harper cabinet minister John Baird to lead the election post-mortem is the right call. 'He does not hold any punches,' says Conservative MP Stephanie Kusie.