KENNY, The Hon. Colin, B.Sc.
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Current Senator - Rideau, Ontario
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Business executive
Contact Information
Language Preference: English
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Telephone: 613-996-2877
Toll Free: 1-800-267-7362
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Senate of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
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Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 11661 Days (31 years, 11 months, 4 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Rideau, Ontario Maiden speech. Liberal 1984.06.29 - Trudeau, Pierre Elliott
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PartyTerm (
Liberal 2014.06.30 -
Independent 2013.11.22 - 2014.06.29
Liberal 1984.06.29 - 2013.11.21

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Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Parliamentary control and national defence: the Canadian experience.
    Toronto : Canadian Institute of Strategic Studies = Institut canadien d'études stratégiques; 1998. 4 p.


  • How are we doing in Afghanistan? Canadians need to know.
    Esprit de corps, Canadian military then & now. 15 (6):12 July 2008.

  • The illusion of the Conservative party as staunch military defenders.
    Ottawa life magazine. 10 (3):46 Aug. 2007.

  • Security at Canada's ports: what makes sense?.
    Ottawa life magazine. 10 (2):39 June 2007.

  • The Senate and National Defence of Canada.
    National Network News. 4 (2):8-12 Apr. 1997.

  • Spinning our wheels on alternative fuels - should federal 'success' really smell this sour?.
    Propane Canada. 95 (4):22 Mar./Apr. 2003.


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