I am Grant Mitchell.
I am proud to represent Alberta as a Liberal Senator and I want to use this site to better communicate with you. Here you will find my latest statements in the Senate as well a place for you to offer feedback. I will be updating this site frequently to provide timely information concerning issues affecting Canadians. Thanks for visiting!
Senator Grant Mitchell
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Last week, the Senate Standing Committee on National Security and Defence released an interim report titled Countering the Terrorist Threat in Canada. While Senate reports are usually consensus-based, all Liberal members of the committee — Senators Joseph Day, Colin Kenny and I — dissented and Senate Liberals support our decision.
Yesterday the Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence tabled its interim report on security threats facing Canada. The report, titled Countering the Terrorist Threat in Canada, examines terrorist recruitment, operations, financing, prosecutions and other aspects of security threats facing Canadians.