Only Five New Additions to the Senate

Updated: November 12, 2015

Yesterday we reported that the Opposition People’s United Party will not make any changes to its three Senators.  Attorneys Lisa Shoman and Anthony Sylvester Junior along with Jason Patrick Andrews will be back in the Senate representing the Opposition. The Business Senator will remain the same as businessman Mark Lizarraga will be endorsed as the representative for the business community.  On Monday Prime Minister Barrow announced that Godwin Hulse remains as the leader of Government business in the Senate. The other Government senators are Dr. Carla Barnett, Attorneys Aldo Salazar and Francine Burns, Banker Steve Duncan and educator Macario Coy. The inaugural sitting of the Senate will take place tomorrow in Belmopan.