Parliamentary practice -- Canada  

Power & Politics Senate Passes Assisted Dying Bill

Host Rosemary Barton speaks with Senate Liberal Leader James Cowan about whether or not the amended Bill C-14 on assisted dying meets the constitutional bar and why the Senate passed it despite the fact that its narrow scope for access was denounced.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:33
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/05/2016

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) The Canadian Parliamentary Video: How Canada's Government Really Works

The program provides students with a brief history of government and introduces them to Canada's peoples, languages and provinces. Students journey to Ottawa, the nation's capital, and into the House of Commons and Senate, where a new session of Parliament is about to begin. The Speaker, the Speech from the Throne, the three major national political parties and the Prime ...
  • 1989
  • 00:33:23
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 10/21/2014

News in Review - November 1990 The Senate and the GST

The Senate's reaction to the GST and the struggle by Liberal senators to stop its passage form the backdrop for exploring the role of the Senate and the impact on Canadians.
  • 1990
  • 00:13:20
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/1990

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