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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Governor_General_of_Canada

The Governor General of Canada is the federal viceregal representative of the Canadian monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth II.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lieutenant_governor_(Canada)

In Canada, a lieutenant governor is the viceregal representative in a ... The lieutenant governors are appointed by the Governor General of Canada on the advice of his or her prime minister, usually ...

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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 ...

www.thoughtco.com/role-of-the-governor-general-of-canada-508238

Feb 6, 2017 ... Much of the role of the Governor General of Canada is ceremonial, but ... of Canada, although the formal appointment is made by the Queen.

www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/harper-extends-governor-general-david-johnstons-term-by-two-more-years/article23506366

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

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/governor-general

Oct 7, 2015 ... In 1952, Vincent Massey became the first Canadian since Pierre de Vaudreuil to be appointed governor general. Afterwards, a tradition of ...

www.gg.gov.au/governor-generals-role

The Governor-General is appointed by The Queen on the advice of the Prime .... in the Governor-General, the corresponding Canadian provision vests the ...

canada.pch.gc.ca/eng/1444999464310

Aug 31, 2016 ... Each of the ten Canadian provinces has a Lieutenant Governor. He or she is appointed by the Governor General, on the recommendation of ...

www.cbc.ca/news/canada/the-role-of-canada-s-governor-general-1.907373

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 ...

www.ourcommons.ca/About/Compendium/ParliamentaryFramework/c_d_rolecrowngovernorgeneral-e.htm

The Sovereign is represented in Canada by the Governor General. ... The Governor General is responsible for the appointment of the Prime Minister. In practice ...