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Why Fixing The Senate Feels Impossible

OTTAWA - Revelations from Mike Duffy's fraud trial and a looming audit report on the expense excesses of his fellow senators will doubtless fuel demands for an overhaul or outright abolition of Canada...
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Senate Vacancies? Meh

MARKHAM, Ont. - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he's in no hurry to fill vacancies in the Senate.Harper said he's not hearing much popular support for naming new members to the upper chamber, where...
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UNDER PRESSURE

Prime Minister Stephen Harper may soon be grappling with a whole new problem inside the Senate. He has already endured a Senate expenses scandal that cost him his chief of staff and suffered another...
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Senate Reform? That's On You, Provinces

MONTREAL - Prime Minister Stephen Harper reiterated Thursday that the Supreme Court ruling on Senate reform means the issue is clearly now in the hands of the provinces.The court ruled last week that...