Speeches

Canadian Coast Guard 50th Anniversary

January 27, 2012

Thank you so much for that warm welcome.   As the Canadian Coast Guard marks 50 years of stellar service from coast to coast to coast, it is an honour to be here with you to reflect on its proud history, and to look ahead to the vital role it will continue to play in ...


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Speech by Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board of Canada, to the Empire Club of Canada

January 26, 2012

Thursday, January 26, 2012 Toronto, Ontario Check against delivery INTRODUCTION Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. It’s a pleasure to be here. First, let me thank you for inviting me to speak to you today. I am honoured. This club has a long history of having some of the most fascinating people in the world address its ...


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Speech to U.S. Chamber of Commerce

October 12, 2011

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 Washington, D.C. Check against delivery INTRODUCTION Good afternoon, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. I would like to thank you for inviting me to join you today. I am honoured to have this opportunity to speak to the world’s largest business federation. I am also pleased to be in the company of ...


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