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  • PM delivers remarks in Vaughan
    Thank you very much.  Good afternoon.  It’s wonderful to have so many of you here, in particular to see all of the kids who have been able to join us today.   Thank you all for being here.  Thank you first of all to my introducer. Joe is not just a great member of our team but you should know that he really took up the work that Jim Flaherty and I had begun.  He has worked very hard for the last few months to really put together the comprehensive announcement we’re making today. 
    Vaughan, Ontario - 30 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks at the regimental funeral for Corporal Nathan Cirillo
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today delivered the following remarks at the regimental funeral for Corporal Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton: “Ladies and gentlemen, we’re gathered here today to give thanks for the life of Corporal Nathan Cirillo, struck down last week in the service of his country. “His country, our country, our Canada. “Ever desiring peace, Canada has been built upon the noblest ideals: freedom, democracy, human rights and the rule of law.
    Hamilton, Ontario - 28 October 2014
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada in Ottawa
    My fellow Canadians, for the second time this week there has been a brutal and violent attack on our soil.
    Ottawa, Ontario - 22 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in Brampton
    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today delivered the following remarks at the 14th Annual Diwali Celebration in Brampton:
    Brampton, Ontario - 18 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in Toronto
    Thank you very much. Thank you very much ladies and gentlemen. This really is a tremendously generous recognition for you to bestow. And on behalf of the Government of Canada and all Canadians, I am very honoured to be awarded the Polio Eradication Champion Award from your organization, The Rotary Foundation. I just want to say I am accepting this award not really on my own behalf, first of all on behalf of the entire Government of Canada which has obviously, as Wilf so accurately said, been a champion of this for over 25 years.
    Toronto, Ontario - 18 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in Sept-Îles
    Thank you very much, Denis, for that kind introduction and for all your hard work particularly for the regions of Quebec. Everyone’s here. Mayor Poirier, Minister Jean D’Amour, our hosts, Chairman of the Board Soucy and Mr. Gagnon, President and CEO of the Port of Sept-Îles, dear friends.
    Sept-Îles, Quebec - 14 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in Whitby
    This time of year when this whole part of Ontario I think is more accurately called Leafs Nation, when, of course, the Leafs are still contending for a spot in the playoffs.
    Whitby, Ontario - 9 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in the House of Commons
    Mr. Speaker, in recent months, the international community has reacted, with virtually unanimous outrage and alarm at the rise of ISIL, the so-called ‘Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.’
    Ottawa, Ontario - 3 October 2014
  • PM delivers remarks in Toronto
    You know, I was thinking today with the great step forward we took and thinking about the Summit we just completed between Canada and the European Union, and also the strategic partnership – the comprehensive strategic partnership we signed last month – I thought about a few reflections on the relationship between Canada and Europe.
    Toronto, Ontario - 26 September 2014
  • PM delivers remarks with the Leaders of the European Council and Commission
    For more than five years negotiators for both Canada and the European Union have worked diligently and tenaciously to construct an agreement that will greatly amplify the trade and investment between us and thereby create jobs and growth throughout both Canada and the E.U.
    Ottawa, Ontario - 26 September 2014