The prime minister is expected to announce a new process this week to select a governor general to succeed Julie Payette, who resigned exactly a month ago in the wake of a workplace review that found she presided over a “toxic” and “poisoned” workplace.
Parti Québécois Leader Paul St-Pierre Plamondon is calling on the federal government to make public all documents related to how it handled the aftermath of the PQ's election in 1976. The call comes after CBC News revealed U.S. State Department documents that shed new light on that time.
Few prime ministers have held seniority around the first ministers' table — and none of them were younger than Justin Trudeau is now when they achieved it.
The question coming out of Justin Trudeau's first meeting with the new U.S. president is, what might he be able to accomplish during this new normal? But then it's also necessary to wonder how long this normal might last.