AND PLACE OF BIRTH:
1938.03.22 - Kathyrn, Alberta, Canada.
Farmer. National Chair, Canadian Committee for a Triple-E Senate ("Equal
representation of all provinces, Elected, and Effective powers for the
Conservative: 1989, 2004.
Date of Appointment: 2007.07.10.
"SENATOR IN WAITING":
Alberta held three largely ceremonial protest elections for the position
of "Senator in Waiting" to send a message to Ottawa in support
of having an elected federal Senate. Prime Minister Brian Mulroney appointed
the winner of the 1989 election (Stan Waters) to the Senate in 1990.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper, honoring the 2004 vote, announced in
April 2007 he will appoint Brown to the next Federal Senate vacancy
-- and did so in July 2007.
2004.11.22 - Re-Elected.
1998.10.19 - Elected.
1989.10.16 - Defeated.
Bert Brown and Canadian
Committee for a Triple E Senate and FreeAlberta.com