STATEMENT FROM THE LEADER OF THE CONSERVATIVE CAUCUS IN THE SENATE
OTTAWA, November 5th, 2015 – Approaching the new Session, the Conservative Senate Caucus met this week in order to prepare for the return of Parliament. The Senators discussed their priorities as well as innovative avenues to continue modernizing the Senate.
The caucus also took the opportunity to appoint a new Leadership Team. Apart from the Leader himself, the Honorable Senator Claude Carignan, elected by acclamation, the team is now composed of the following:
- Deputy Leader – Senator Yonah Martin;
- Whip – Senator Don Plett;
- Deputy Whip – Senator David Wells;
- Conservative Caucus Chairwoman – Senator Linda Frum.