Justin Trudeau names 6 new senators from Quebec, as Independents become largest bloc

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has filled all vacancies in the Senate, with six appointments in Quebec. The new, Independent senators include lawyers, public servants and a medical doctor.


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