SENATOR CLAUDE CARIGNAN SALUTES SENATOR JOANNE BUTH FOR HER CONTRIBUTION
OTTAWA, June 3rd, 2014 – Senator Claude Carignan, Leader of the Government in the Senate, today saluted Senator JoAnne Buth’s service in the Senate, as well as her impressive contribution to the Senate’s deliberations. “It is with emotion that I have learned of Senator JoAnne Buth’s upcoming departure to become CEO of the Canadian International Grains Institute. Her stay in the Senate, too short, will be remembered for her valuable contribution to the work of the Senate and to democracy in Canada”, said Senator Carignan.
Senator Buth has always stood by her passion for the people of Manitoba in her work. “We will remember the important work she did on the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, as well as on the Standing Committee on National Finance. We also welcomed her thoughts on modernizing our Senate institution. On behalf of all my Conservative Senate colleagues, I wish her the best of luck in her endeavors, and I would like to offer my personal best wishes in her new responsibilities”, added the Leader of the Government in the Senate.