Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: November 18 - 24, 2019

POLS GraphicTuesday, November 19

Globe and Mail: Rachel Notley asks Lieutenant-Governor to block removal of election commissioner

Kathy Brock says the power of either the Lieutenant-Governor or the Governor-General to refuse to sign legislation hasn’t been used in decades

Wednesday, November 20

National Post: New foreign affairs minister Champagne faces uphill battle in Canada's bid for UN Security Council seat

Christian Leuprecht talks about Francois-Philippe Champagne embarking on a long-shot campaign to win Canada a seat at the United Nations Security Council

Friday, November 22

640AM Toronto Radio: Cost of policing unsanctioned Queen’s Homecoming street party: $64,000

Christian Leuprecht discusses the paper he wrote for the Macdonald Laurier Institute