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on February 15, 2016 in World News

Tough times ahead for Trudeau Libs in Senate, say Liberal Senators

By ABBAS RANA | Prime Minister Justin Trudeau could have a tough time getting legislation through the Upper Chamber because the government does not have a Senate caucus, the majority Conservatives are in opposition and Senate Liberals still feel jilted after being unceremoniously booted out of the national Liberal caucus in 2014 with some, now, saying they don’t “owe anything” to the prime minister. “In the old days, there probably would be a majority of Liberal Senators who would support government legislation, but we’re not living in that era anymore and that exercising this freedom is actually a very positive thing,” Liberal Senate...

By ABBAS RANA | Prime Minister Justin Trudeau could have a tough time getting legislation through the Upper Chamber because the government does not have a Senate caucus, the majority Conservatives are in opposition and Senate Liberals still feel jilted after being unceremoniously...

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