Arthur Milnes

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Today in Canada's Political History - February 24, 1936: Arthur Meighen delivers his most famous speech
Today in Canada's Political History - February 23, 2006: Prime Minister Stephen J. Harper announces his first Supreme Court appointment
Today in Canada's Political History - February 22, 1887: Sir John A. Macdonald and his Tories win Canada’s sixth general election
Today in Canada's Political History - February 21, 1939: The Manchester Guardian reviews Sir Robert Borden’s memoirs
Today in Canada's Political History - February 20, 1912: Sir Wilfrid Laurier firms up the youth vote!
Today in Canada's Political History - February 19, 1919: Death of Sir Wilfrid Laurier
Today in Canada's Political History - February 18, 1980: Pierre Trudeau returns
Today in Canada's Political History - February 17, 1918: Sir Robert Borden meets President Woodrow Wilson at the White House
Today in Canada's Political History - February 16, 2011: The Right Honourable Arthur Meighen’s Parliament Hill portrait finally dedicated
Today in Canada's Political History - February 15, 1963: Toronto Maple Leafs’ Superstar nominated for the second time to run as a Liberal candidate; calls the House the “NHL of politics”
Today in Canada's Political History - February 14, 2014: Death of Yukon’s first Premier, Chris Pearson
Today in Canada's Political History - February 13, 1958: Death of Agnes Macphail
Today in Canada's Political History - February 12, 1867: The Dominion of Canada is one step closer to creation
Today in Canada's Political History - February 11, 2011: Former PM Brian Mulroney celebrates centennial of Ronald Reagan’s birth during speech in Washington
Today in Canada's Political History - February 10, 1939: Happy birthday Adrienne Clarkson!
Today in Canada's Political History - February 9, 1985: Richard Hatfield channels Arthur Meighen
Today in Canada's Political History - February 8, 1932: Arthur Meighen’s maiden address in the Senate
Today in Canada's Political History - February 7, 1887: Sir John A. kicks off his national election campaign with a rally in Kingston
Today in Canada's Political History - February 6, 1899: Former PM sued for not paying a bill for flowers at Sir John Thompson’s funeral four-years before!
Today in Canada's Political History - February 5, 1901: Sir Charles Tupper steps down as Conservative leader
Today in Canada's Political History - February 4, 1922, Sir Robert Borden is hopeful at the conclusion of the world’s first-ever international disarmament talks
Today in Canada's Political History - February 3, 1924: Mackenzie King pays tribute to former U.S. President Woodrow Wilson
Today in Canada's Political History - February 2, 1887: Sir John A. makes his appeal to his local voters
Today in Canada's Political History - February 1, 1908: President Teddy Roosevelt praises a young Mackenzie King in a letter to Wilfrid Laurier
Today in Canada's Political History - January 31, 1893: Maiden Senate address of Sir Mackenzie Bowell
Today in Canada's Political History - January 30, 2018: Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney testifies about NAFTA to the United States Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee
Today in Canada's Political History - January 29, 2014: Liberal leader Justin Trudeau removes senators from his party’s caucus
Today in Canada's Political History - January 28, 1916: Women in Manitoba get the right to vote
Today in Canada's Political History - January 27, 1945: Birth of Indigenous rights advocate Harold Cardinal
Today in Canada's Political History - January 26, 1993: Death of the Right Honourable Jeanne Sauvé
Today in Canada's Political History - January 25, 1917: Death of former Senator Marcel Prud'homme
Today in Canada's Political History -January 23, 2006: Happy anniversary Stephen J. Harper!
Today in Canada's Political History - January 22, 1822: Happy birthday Alexander Mackenzie!
Today in Canada's Political History - January 21, 1974: Happy 50th birthday Robert Ghiz!
Today in Canada's Political History - January 20, 1994: Stephen Harper’s maiden address in the Commons

Today in Canada's Political History - January 20, 1994: Stephen Harper’s maiden address in the…

Jan­u­ary 20, 1994, Stephen Harper’s maid­en address in the Commons

Today in Canada's Political History - January 19, 1904: House Speaker Louise-Phillipe Brodeur appointed to cabinet
Today in Canada's Political History - January 18, 1898: Sir Wilfrid Laurier attends a New Year’s Levee at the White House
Today in Canada's Political History - January 17, 1980: Jean Chrétien discusses the challenges facing Canadian federalism in Toronto election speech
Today in Canada's Political History - January 16, 1939, Arthur Meighen’s delivers farewell tribute to R.B. Bennett
Today in Canada's Political History - January 14, 1997: Stephen Harper resigns from the House of Commons
Today in Canada's Political History - January 13, 1961: Former Prime Minister Louis St.-Laurent delivers a rare public address
Today in Canada's Political History - January 12, 1968: Allan J. MacEachen announces his candidacy for leader of the Liberal party
Today in Canada's Political History - January 11: Jean Chrétien hits the big 9-0!
Self-described ‘Iron Man’ of Canadian politics, Chrétien turns 90 today, and politicos are wishing him well

Self-described ‘Iron Man’ of Canadian politics, Chrétien turns 90 today, and politicos are wishing…

For­mer prime min­is­ter Jean Chré­tien, who led the coun­try from 1993 – 2003 win­ning…

Today in Canada's Political History - January 10, 1815: Happy birthday Sir John A. Macdonald?
Today in Canada's Political History - January 9, 1957: British PM Anthony Eden resigns
Today in Canada's Political History - January 8, 1948: Former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaks at Queen’s University in Kingston
Today in Canada's Political History - January 7, 2000: Chief Justice Antonio Lamer retires
Today in Canada's Political History - January 6, 1919: Theodore Roosvelt passes into history, Sir Robert Borden pays tribute
Today in Canada's Political History - January 5, 1950: Alberta’s High River Times newspaper publishes a review of  Arthur Meighen’s speech collection, Unrevised and Unrepented
Today in Canada's Political History - January 4, 1973: Paul Martin Sr. delivers Senate tribute to the late Lester B. Pearson
Today in Canada's Political History - January 3, 1895: State Funeral of Sir John Thompson
Today in Canada's Political History - January 2, 1938: Nineteen-year-old Pierre Trudeau takes in the sights in New York City!
Today in Canada's Political History - January 1, 2024: Happy New Year to all my readers; early 150th birthday greetings to Mackenzie King and Arthur Meighen; happy 90th Jean Chrétien!
Today in Canada's Political History - December 31, 1918: Sir Robert Borden insists on independent role for Canada at the international peace talks
Today in Canada's Political History - December 30, 1941: Future PM John Turner meets Sir Winston Churchill!
Today in Canada's Political History - December 29, 1941: Winston Churchill tells Mackenzie King the Canadian PM should impose conscription and form a unity government
Today in Canada's Political History - December 28, 1972: Richard Nixon pays tribute to Lester Pearson
Today in Canada's Political History - December 27, 1823: Happy Bicentennial Day Mackenzie Bowell!!
Today in Canada's Political History - December 26, 1941: Prime Minister Mackenzie King joins FDR and Churchill for meetings in Washington; Canada’s PM worried about the health of his fellow leaders


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