Justin Trudeau sworn in as Canada's first Generation X prime minister

November 4, 2015 3:55 PM

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Justin Trudeau, scion of a fabled Liberal Party leader, was sworn in Wednesday as Canada's 23rd prime minister and the first from Generation X.

Trudeau punctuated an election campaign promise to take a more open and team-centric approach to governing than that of his predecessor, Conservative Stephen Harper, by traveling to his swearing-in ceremony with his new cabinet ministers in minibuses rather than traditional limousines.

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