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What can we expect of Parliament? with Andrew Scheer

Tue., Mar. 3, 2015 11:30 a.m.

Location: Room CL 125, Classroom Building, University of Regina

Parliament buildingsThe Department of Politics and International Studies is pleased to welcome the Honorable Andrew Scheer, Speaker for the House of Commons and MP for Regina-Qu'Appelle for their upcoming forum entitled "What can we expect from Parliament?" 

Panelists for the forum include:

  • Tom MacIntosh: Head of the Department of Politics & International Studies Department
  • Lee Ward: Associate Professor of Politics and International Studies at Campion College
  • Tina Beaudry-Mellor: Sessional lecturer in Politics & International Studies and Director of the Saskatchewan Legislative Internship Program

The discussion will examine the place of Parliament in Canadian politics, the challenges facing legislatures in Canadian democracy, shifting citizen expectations, and the possibilities for institutional reform.

Everyone is welcome to attend this forum, which will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 from 11:30 am to 1 pm in room CL 125 of the Classroom Building.  For more information, contact the Department of Politics and International Studies at 306-585-4206.