Harper Senate Appointments

Lawyer Takes On PM's Senate Moratorium

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Politics

There are currently 22 vacancies in the 105-seat chamber.

Perhaps Harper Should Stop Appointing Senators: Premier

CBC | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada Politics

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says not many people would be outraged if Prime Minister Stephen Harper decided to stop appointing senators. CBC News...

Zi-Ann Lum

Tory Senator Touts Degrees From Unaccredited Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 05.07.2014 | Canada Politics

A Conservative senator earmarked as one of the Senate's top spenders holds a master’s degree from a school whose phone number directs calls to a cus...

Harper: No New Senators Any Time Soon

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2013 | Canada Politics

RAGLAN MINE, Que. - Don't look for any new faces in the scandal-plagued Senate for the time being.Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he'll hold off ma...

Althia Raj

Harper To Deck the Halls With New Senators

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 02.22.2012 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper will appoint seven new senators to the upper chamber in early January, The Huffington Post has learned. Alberta's Bet...