Posts Tagged ‘ Canadian constitutional issues ’

A reformed Senate in a Canadian republic .. manifest destinies or impossible dreams?

Nov 30th, 2007 | By | Category: Canadian Republic

The current quixotic and apparently only half-serious quest for Senate reform in Canada shows both the best and worst sides of the Stephen Harper Conservative minority government in Ottawa. There is a high-minded sense in which this relic of the 19th century desperately ought to be brought up to date, in the interests of a […]