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Democracy Watch and Your Canada Your Constitution co-host premier of “Whipped” documentary in Ottawa

The House of Commons may be shuttered, but the Senate is still very much in session as Upper House denizens continue to work their way through the legislative to-do list, which, at press time, still includes that all-important final approval of the budget bill — one of the few things that actually does have to make it through to Royal Assent before the Red Chamber can close down for the summer — as well as the government’s efforts to tighten up the witness protection regime, modernize the rail safety laws, and perform technical tweaks to various and sundry tax laws.