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Floyd Morris elected Senate President

Friday, May 17, 2013 | 10:43 AM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - Government senator Floyd Emerson Morris has been elected President of the Senate of Jamaica.

He succeeds former President Reverend Stanley Redwood who last week formally resigned after 16 months in the post.

Senator Morris who is blind served as Labour and Social Security State Minister in 2003 to 2007 when the People's National Party (PNP) formed the government then. He returned to the Senate in 2011 when the Party won the December elections.

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