Senators say ‘no thanks’ to top job after Harder’s exit
The Prime Minister’s Office has three weeks to find a new government team in the Senate before Senators return from the winter break.
Senator Peter Harder, left, officially resigned as the government representative in the Senate last week. Independent Senators Frances Lankin, Peter Boehm, and Tony Dean say they wouldn't want the job if it were offered by the PMO. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade, file photographs