• Prime Minister announces the appointment of four senators
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed the following independent senators to fill vacancies in the Senate:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 12, 2018
  • Itinerary for Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario10:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the National Caucus meeting.12:30 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend a Christmas luncheon.Room 228, Valour Building151 Sparks StreetNotes for media:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 11, 2018
  • Itinerary for Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario9:00 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting. Note for media:Ministers will be available to media in the House of Commons Foyer as of 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend Question Period.4:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will meet with Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire. Closed to media.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 10, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Human Rights Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Human Rights Day:“Today on Human Rights Day, we celebrate the progress we have made as a global community to advance human rights. We also reflect on what more we can do as a country and as individuals to ensure that every single person – here in Canada and around the world – can live a life with dignity and respect.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 10, 2018
  • Itinerary for Monday, December 10, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, Ontario11:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will meet with the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations leadership. Closed to media. 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend Question Period.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 9, 2018
  • Itinerary for Sunday, December 9, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, OntarioPersonalMedia appearanceAn interview with the Prime Minister and Rosemary Barton will air on CBC’s The National at 10:00 p.m.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 9, 2018
  • Itinerary for Saturday, December 8, 2018
    Note: All times localOttawa, OntarioPersonal
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 8, 2018
  • First Ministers meet to discuss economic growth and jobs for Canadians
    Canada’s First Ministers met today to discuss ways to strengthen economic growth and create jobs for the middle class by diversifying Canada’s international trade, promoting clean growth, and strengthening trade between provinces and territories.Following the meeting, First Ministers issued the following joint communiqué:“Today First Ministers discussed ways to collaborate to help grow the economy and protect the environment, reduce red-tape, create opportunities for small and medium-sized business, and improve the everyday lives of Canadians.
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    Montréal, Quebec - December 7, 2018
  • The Prime Minister announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service:Andrea Lyon, currently Deputy Clerk of the Privy Council and Associate Secretary to the Cabinet, becomes Senior Advisor to the Privy Council Office, effective January 7, 2019, until her retirement from the Public Service at the end of January 2019.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - December 7, 2018
  • Prime Minister meets with National Indigenous Leaders and First Ministers
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with national Indigenous leaders and hosted a meeting of First Ministers with national Indigenous leaders.The Prime Minister first met privately with National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Perry Bellegarde, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Natan Obed, and President of the Métis National Council Clément Chartier. The national Indigenous leaders spoke to the Prime Minister about their respective socio-economic priorities for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples.
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    Montréal, Quebec - December 7, 2018