While senators’ duties are mainly as legislators within Parliament, their work also takes them far beyond. Learn more about some of their activities.
Tuesday, November 21 — Senator Percy E. Downe meets with President of the Federation of PEI Municipalities Bruce MacDougall and Stratford Town Councillor Keith MacLean to discuss the priorities of PEI municipalities during the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Advocacy Day on Parliament Hill.
Wednesday, November 29 — Senator Percy E. Downe meets with University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) student union leaders Hammad Ahmed and Taya Nabuurns, as well as UPEI alumni and Canadian Alliance of Student Associations representative Jonathan Rix, to discuss challenges faced by university students today.
Saturday, December 9 — Senator Marc Gold takes part in La guignolée — a charitable food drive celebrated yearly in French Canada near the start of December — at a Metro grocery store in the Quebec City neighbourhood of Saint-Sauveur. The senator is joined by Saint-Vincent-de-Paul volunteer Lucie Desjardins and president of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul Saint-Sauveur Lucie Morin.
Other events that senators participated in: