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Calgary Sun
Don’t change the rules to let Ambrose run for leaderout to me that an incumbent prime minister has lost to an older first-time chal
Don’t change the rules to let Ambrose run for leader
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
out to me that an incumbent prime minister has lost to an older first-time challenger just twice in our history. One was Jean Chretien, who beat the younger Kim Campbell in 1993. The other was R.B. Bennett who beat the younger W.L Mackenzie King... Read more
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USA Today
Canada aims for pot legalization in 2017opposed changing marijuana laws, calling the drug worse than cigarettes. In 20
Canada aims for pot legalization in 2017
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
opposed changing marijuana laws, calling the drug worse than cigarettes. In 2003, Canada's outgoing prime minister, Jean Chretien, publicly questioned whether marijuana should be decriminalized. The U.S. response was swift: John Walters,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trudeau knows climate deal’s a fraudthe United Nations' Paris climate treaty in New York on Friday, it will be the
Trudeau knows climate deal’s a fraud
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
the United Nations' Paris climate treaty in New York on Friday, it will be the same farce that occurred when Prime Minister Jean Chretien signed the UN’s Kyoto climate treaty in 1998. At that time, Chretien knew Canada couldn't achieve the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
April 20Canada and China are set to enter a new "golden" era under Prime Minister Justi
April 20
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
Canada and China are set to enter a new "golden" era under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Li Keqiang told Jean Chretien in Beijing this week. (http://bit.ly/26eDy8s) ** A three-year investigation by Canada's competition watchdog... Read more
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Calgary Sun
90 quick facts about Queen ElizabethWinston Churchill was the first prime minister the Queen met with in this way.
90 quick facts about Queen Elizabeth
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Winston Churchill was the first prime minister the Queen met with in this way. 18. Oh, merde! Former prime minister Jean Chretien made the Queen laugh during the 1982 ceremony when the Constitution Act was signed in Ottawa when he swore... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Embrace the people of Attawapiskator bailouts that lacked accountability, all of which ultimately failed to make
Embrace the people of Attawapiskat
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
or bailouts that lacked accountability, all of which ultimately failed to make a lasting difference. Former prime minister Jean Chretien earlier this week was criticised for suggesting communities with no economic base should consider... Read more
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CBC.ca
Canada's Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister on the situation in Attawapiskatdirecting the government to where the investments need to be and the personnel
Canada's Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister on the situation in Attawapiskat
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
directing the government to where the investments need to be and the personnel that they are asking for and requiring. Q: Jean Chretien was on the hill yesterday. He said sometimes First Nations communities need to be moved, because isolation... Read more
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CTV News
'People have to move sometimes': Chretien weighs in on Attawapiskat crisisFormer prime minister Jean Chretien has weighed in on the crisis in Attawapiska
'People have to move sometimes': Chretien weighs in on Attawapiskat crisis
CTV News / Posted 19 days ago
Former prime minister Jean Chretien has weighed in on the crisis in Attawapiskat, suggesting that the residents of the struggling First Nation should move elsewhere. Chretien was responding to a question on whether the 2,000 residents of... Read more
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CBC.ca
Attawapiskat rallies to address youth suicide crisisdealt with similar issues during his tenure said Tuesday there are no quick fix
Attawapiskat rallies to address youth suicide crisis
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
dealt with similar issues during his tenure said Tuesday there are no quick fixes. "It's an extremely difficult problem," Jean Chretien said. "I was with this problem in 1968, a long time ago. It takes time and patience, and there's always... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Phase out Attawapiskat? Worth a shotNone other than former prime minister Jean Chretien has said the First Nations
Phase out Attawapiskat? Worth a shot
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
None other than former prime minister Jean Chretien has said the First Nations community of Attawapiskat should be phased out and relocated. It's worth a shot. What can we lose? Everything that's been tried to date has done little to improve the... Read more
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Toronto Star
Moving from Attawapiskat might be only option for some, Jean Chretien saysFormer prime minister Jean Chretien says some Attawapiskat residents may have t
Moving from Attawapiskat might be only option for some, Jean Chretien says
Toronto Star / Posted 19 days ago
Former prime minister Jean Chretien says some Attawapiskat residents may have to move away from the remote community if they want to build a future. Chretien offered the advice... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Parliament Hill discusses Attawapiskat crisisfrom the debate. "These children need to know they are valued and they have va
Parliament Hill discusses Attawapiskat crisis
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 days ago
from the debate. "These children need to know they are valued and they have value," she said. Former prime minister Jean Chretien, who was minister of what was then called Indian affairs and northern development from 1968 to 1974, happened... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Attawapiskat suicide pact of 13 broken updealt with similar issues during his tenure said Tuesday there are no quick fix
Attawapiskat suicide pact of 13 broken up
The Sudbury Star / Posted 20 days ago
dealt with similar issues during his tenure said Tuesday there are no quick fixes. "It's an extremely difficult problem," Jean Chretien said. "I was with this problem in 1968, a long time ago. It takes time and patience and there's always... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Suicide crisis on Attawapiskat First Nation reverberates on Parliament Hillcountry and that's what I'm asking us all to come together to do," he said in t
Suicide crisis on Attawapiskat First Nation reverberates on Parliament Hill
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
country and that's what I'm asking us all to come together to do," he said in the emergency debate. Former prime minister Jean Chretien, who was minister of what was then called Indian affairs and northern development from 1968 to 1974, happened... Read more
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CTV News
Suicide crisis in Attawapiskat First Nation reverberates on Parliament Hillbecause the days of shrugging off the tragedies or tinkering with Band-Aid solu
Suicide crisis in Attawapiskat First Nation reverberates on Parliament Hill
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
because the days of shrugging off the tragedies or tinkering with Band-Aid solutions are over." Former prime minister Jean Chretien, who was minister of what was then called Indian affairs and northern development from 1968 to 1974, happened... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Two-faced about political facetimeearlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal governme
Two-faced about political facetime
Sarnia Observer / Posted 24 days ago
earlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal government, which did so under former prime minister Jean Chretien, she’s promised new legislation to ban corporate and union donations to politics parties. Opposition critics... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Two-faced about political facetimeearlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal governme
Two-faced about political facetime
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 24 days ago
earlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal government, which did so under former prime minister Jean Chretien, she’s promised new legislation to ban corporate and union donations to politics parties. Opposition critics... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Two-faced about political facetimeearlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal governme
Two-faced about political facetime
Chatham Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
earlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal government, which did so under former prime minister Jean Chretien, she’s promised new legislation to ban corporate and union donations to politics parties. Opposition critics... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Two-faced about political facetimeearlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal governme
Two-faced about political facetime
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 24 days ago
earlier the reforms would be rolled out in the fall. Like the federal government, which did so under former prime minister Jean Chretien, she’s promised new legislation to ban corporate and union donations to politics parties. Opposition critics... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
If Mulcair loses party vote, it would be unprecedentedMcLaughlin, the first female leader of a major party in Canada, replaced him. U
If Mulcair loses party vote, it would be unprecedented
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
McLaughlin, the first female leader of a major party in Canada, replaced him. Unfortunately, the NDP fell to a resurgent Jean-Chretien-led Liberal party in the 1993 vote and lost most of their seats (though they performed better than the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Sensible talk from Trudeau’s point person on climate changeexcuses from other federal governments, not just the Conservative one led by St
Sensible talk from Trudeau’s point person on climate change
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
excuses from other federal governments, not just the Conservative one led by Stephen Harper but also Liberal ones under Jean Chretien and Paul Martin. These progressives are impatient and want drastic action now. Nothing would make them happier... Read more
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CTV News
Kim Campbell lauds Trudeau for feminist policiesjustice, diversity and inclusion. The other three co-chairs are former prime m
Kim Campbell lauds Trudeau for feminist policies
CTV News / Posted a month ago
justice, diversity and inclusion. The other three co-chairs are former prime ministers John Turner, Paul Martin and Jean Chretien -- who faced a backlash from members of his own party in 2002 after appointing a cabinet that was only 23 per... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Apple doesn't fall far from the treeFor the past 20 years, we have had sensible financial leadership from Paul Mart
Apple doesn't fall far from the tree
Barrie Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
For the past 20 years, we have had sensible financial leadership from Paul Martin, Jean Chretien, Stephen Harper, Jim Flaherty and Joe Oliver. It had taken years of hard work (the government and the people) to restore Canada to a more solvent... Read more

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