Political Office Holders
Australian Prime Ministers
Do people vote for prime ministers in a constitutional monarchy?
How is Canada a constitutional monarchy?
Asked in Australian Prime Ministers
Why do countries like Australia have prime ministers not presidents?
Asked in Politics and Government
Why is Canada considered a constitutional monarchy?
Canada is considered a constitutional monarchy because Her Majesty the Queen of Canada is head of State. The Queen (represented by the Governor General) exercises executive functions only on the advice of the prime minister (the head of Government) and ministers, who are responsible to the House of Commons.
Asked in Political Office Holders
Does a constitutional monarchy have a prime minister?
Asked in Pakistan
List of Prime Ministers and presidents of Pakistan?
Asked in Canada, Government, Canada Politics
Is Canada's type of government a constitutional monarchy?
Canada is a federation that is governed as Parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of Canada, as head of State. The Queen exercises executive functions only on the advice of the prime minister (the head of Government) and ministers, who are accountable to the elected members of the House of Commons.