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Governor General of Canada

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The Governor General of Canada is the federal viceregal representative of the Canadian .... However, between 1867 and 1931, governors general were appointed by the monarch on the advice of the Briti...

About the Governor General of Canada

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As the representative of the Sovereign in Canada, the Governor General exercises virtually all of the Crown's powers. The Governor General is appointed by the ...

The Governor General of Canada » J.J.'s Complete Guide to Canada

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The office of Governor General of Canada dates back to colonial times, when Britain would appoint men known as governors to run its colonies single- handedly.

The role of Canada's Governor General - Canada - CBC News

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Jul 8, 2010 ... The role of Canada's Governor General ... The Governor General is appointed by the Queen on the advice of the prime minister. The term is ...

Office of the Governor General of Canada | Mapleleafweb.com

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Jan 1, 2006 ... When the monarch is not present in Canada, the Governor General is tasked ... In New France, early governors were initially appointed by and ...

Governor General - The Canadian Encyclopedia

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Oct 7, 2015 ... As such, the governor general acts as the Crown's representative, ... first Canadian since Pierre de Vaudreuil to be appointed governor general.

Governor-General's Role | Governor-General of the Commonwealth ...

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Apr 6, 2016 ... The Governor-General is appointed by The Queen on the advice of the .... Command-in-Chief of the Canadian naval and military forces in The ...

Former Governors General

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Dec 17, 2015 ... From 1867 to 1931, Canada's governor general was chosen by the Sovereign, and the person chosen was always a British aristocrat. In 1931 ...

The Powers of the Canadian Prime Minister - The Centre for ...

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Oct 19, 2015 ... The Canadian prime minister is the head of our federal government and as ... The Governor General in Council appoints Supreme Court of ...

The Constitution and Canada's Branches of Government - The ...

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Apr 2, 2015 ... Thus, Canada's system of governance has three branches: the executive ... The Governor General is appointed by the monarch upon the ...

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Governor General of Canada - Role and Duties

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Much of the role of the Governor General of Canada is ceremonial, but some of ... exercising the special personal authority of the Governor General to appoint or ...

Harper extends Governor-General David Johnston's term until 2017 ...

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Mar 17, 2015 ... Canada's 28th governor-general “has made remarkable ... his appointment would most likely have meant appointing his successor this summer ...

Who should be Canada's next governor general? - Politics - CBC ...

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Feb 13, 2016 ... "I think Canada needs to appoint a member of Canada's First Nations as the next governor general. I think it would be a tremendous gesture in ...