Opening of 25th Conference of Speakers & Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth

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Opening of 25th Conference of Speakers & Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth

In the Senate chamber, Governor General Julie Payette, Senate Speaker George Furey, and House of Commons Speaker Anthony Rota deliver remarks at the opening ceremony of the 25th Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers of the Commonwealth. Algonquin elder Claudette Commanda delivers the opening blessing. The biennial conference is taking place in Ottawa from January 7 until January 10.