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8 HEADS OF GOVERNMENTSThe Constitution Act at no point makes any reference to the Prime Minister the Cabinet political parties the Leader of the Opposition or the legal custom that a Cabinet minister must be an MPThese are all customary usages constitutional conventionsCanadas Prime Ministers22 Prime Ministers to date but some have been more importantMacdonald Laurier King Pearson Trudeau Mulroney Chretien HarperRole of the Prime Minister and Provincial Premiersappoint Cabinet Ministerssummon recess prorogate and dissolve Parliament and set the date for electionsoverwhelming position of the Prime Minister and the Prime Ministers OfficePMO as well as provincial Premiers and Premiers officesMessage Event Proposals MEPRepresentative Cabinetrepresents provinces and regions within provincescurrently Ontario 12 including 1 Senator Quebec 5 BC 4 Alberta 7 including the PM Manitoba 2 Saskatchewan 2 Nova Scotia 1 New Brunswick 2 Newfoundland 0PEI 1 Nunavut 1 t
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