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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada Day

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Canada Day:

“One hundred and fifty years ago in Charlottetown and Québec City, our Fathers of Confederation first dreamed of a united Canada, prosperous, strong and free.

“As we mark the 147th anniversary of Confederation, we can proudly say that their great national dream has indeed come to fruition.