Did Cleopatra work well with the senate?

Cleopatra had no concept of the senate. Although she may have heard of it, she had no idea of Roman laws or procedures. She was an eastern queen, an absolute monarch, who had no check on her authority. The republican form of government was foreign to her.
Cleopatra had no concept of the senate. Although she may have heard of it, she had no idea of Roman laws or procedures. She was an eastern queen, an absolute monarch, who had no check on her authority. The republican form of government was foreign to her.