At a time when the CPC could be going after Trudeau, they instead have to deal with internal conflict. http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/lynn-beyak-scheer-senate-analysis-wherry-1.4477978 Interesting analysis. I don't think that the CPC is out of the picture with her out of caucus, but the Senate has a decision to make. Do they vote to suspend her or put up with her as an independent loudmouth? You can't fire a senator. http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/a-productive-solution-to-the-senator-lynn-beyak-problem/ Make her actually win an election.