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Upper houses

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
House of review
Revising chamber
Upper chambers of legislative bodies
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Report

The renewed Canadian Senate: organizational challenges and relations with the government

During the 2015 federal election campaign, the Liberal Party under Justin Trudeau promised a new “nonpartisan, merit-based” appointments process for the Senate of Canada. This study investigates how the Senate’s functioning has evolved since 2015, with specific attention to the relationship between the government and...