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New senators

October 28, 2016

New senators

Five of Canada’s nine new non-partisan senators are Atlantic Canadians.

Women’s issues expert Nancy Hartling of Moncton and Acadian-artist promoter Rene Cormier are appointees from New Brunswick.

Dan Christmas of Cape Breton is the first Mi’kmaq senator for playing a key role in taking Membertou from near bankruptcy to one of the most successful First Nations in the country.