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Who to watch in the Senate as legislative crunch looms

By Peter Mazereeuw      

A run-down of influencers in the Senate.

Independent Senators Yuen Pau Woo, Murray Sinclair, and André Pratte, and Conservative Senator Don Plett are among the most influential actors in the Upper Chamber. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade

Senators will have the last shot at altering the government’s signature bills as time ticks down before the summer break and the election campaign that follows, and a majority of the votes in the Senate can, in theory, be swayed.

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