While senators’ duties are mainly as legislators within Parliament, their work also takes them far beyond the Chamber.
CAPTION: Wednesday, October 4 — Senators Murray Sinclair, Sandra Lovelace Nicholas, Nancy Hartling, Lillian Eva Dyck, Kim Pate, Gwen Boniface and Tobias Enverga honoured the missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls and two-spirit people during the Families of Sisters in Spirit vigil on Parliament Hill.
Thursday, October 5 — Senators Tobias Enverga, Dennis Patterson and Yonah Martin set their wheels in motion for a good cause, co-chairing the 6th annual #RollingRampage in collaboration with the Canadian Foundation for Physically Disabled Persons. The race around Parliament celebrates the achievements of elite wheelchair athletes and the challenges overcome by persons with disabilities.
Friday, October 6 to Monday, October 9 — Senators Joseph Day, Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu, Jane Cordy and Raynell Andreychuk represented Canada at the 63rd Annual Session of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Bucharest, Romania, where Senator Day presented a report on ballistic missile defence and Senator Cordy presented a report on social media.
Other events that senators participated in: