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For the second time this month, a Calgary man was told to remove his “I love Canadian oil and gas” shirt while visiting Ottawa’s Parliament.
A Calgary man on a recent tour of the Senate was told to remove a shirt that displayed his support for the oil and gas industry.
The Trudeau government's changes aimed at making the upper chamber a more independent place have worked so well that they should stay, the Liberals' representative in the Senate says.
Alberta's United Conservative government plans to bring back elections for would-be senators and hold a vote in a little more than two years.
In the final hours of Justin Trudeau's four-year experiment with a less-partisan Senate, Independent senators came within a whisker of biting the hand that feeds them.
The government has backed down from a procedural move that would have imposed deadlines on almost a dozen bills in the Senate to ensure they pass before Parliament rises in June.
After more than a week of on-camera rehearsals, the Senate's daily proceedings will be televised for the first time when senators return to their new chamber on March 18.
Conservative senators are being accused of deliberately stalling Liberal government legislation to keep it in the public eye for political benefit.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has appointed four new senators, filling every seat in the upper chamber.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has named Ontario lawyer Josee Forest-Niesing and Mi'kmaq leader Brian Francis from Prince Edward Island as the newest members of the Senate.
Three new members are being added to the Senate, including the top official who organized this year's tumultuous G7 summit in Quebec and an award-winning journalist from Edmonton.