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PM announces Ontario judicial appointment

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the following appointment:   The Honourable George R. Strathy, a Judge of the Court of Appeal for Ontario, is appointed Chief Justice of the Court of Appeal for Ontario, Read More

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with President Barack Obama

Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke today with Barack Obama, President of the United States. The leaders exchanged views on the developments in Iraq and discussed the events that have been taking shape over the past Read More

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Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships

Canada celebrated the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne in 2012. To mark this Diamond Jubilee, the Government of Canada implemented special initiatives to honour Her Majesty’s reign, her Read More

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PM announces the launch of the Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Philippine Independence Day

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on Philippine Independence Day: “Today, I extend warm wishes to the people of the Philippines and to all Filipinos in Canada and around the world celebrating Read More

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PM welcomes reappointment of Mary Dawson, C.M., Q.C., as Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner

Prime Minister Stephen Harper welcomed the reappointment of Mary Dawson, C.M., Q.C., as Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner for a term of two years.

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MARY ELIZABETH DAWSON, C.M., Q.C.

Ms. Dawson holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours Philosophy) and a Bachelor of Civil Law from McGill University, a Bachelor of Laws (Common Law) from Dalhousie University, and a Diplôme d’études supérieures en droit (droit Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the results of the Ontario Election

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the results of the provincial election in Ontario: “On June 12, 2014, the people of Ontario gave Kathleen Wynne a mandate to continue to serve Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada at the Regimental Funeral for fallen RCMP officers in Moncton

Prime Minister Stephen Harper delivered the following remarks during the Regimental Funeral for Constables Dave Ross, Fabrice Gevaudan, and Douglas Larche:

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the swearing-in of the President of Ukraine

Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued the following statement on the occasion of the swearing-in of Petro Poroshenko as President of Ukraine.

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