MacDonald, Nicholas A. and James W.J. Bowden. “Letters.” Canadian Parliamentary Review 34, no. 2 (Summer 2011): 55-57
4 Pages Posted: 31 Oct 2013
Date Written: June 30, 2011
We respond to Dr. Wheeldon's rebuttal of "No Discretion" that the true parliamentarist desires a limited Crown rather than an activist viceroy because ultimately the House of Commons and the electorate -- not the governor general -- ought to judge the audacity of a prime minister.
Keywords: reserve powers, constitutional conventions, governor general
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