Percy E. Downe
Liberal Party of Canada
Senator Downe was appointed to the Senate of Canada on June 26, 2003.
Senator Downe lives in Charlottetown with his spouse and their two children.
Present Member of:
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade (Vice Chair)
Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
Member of the Executive of the Canada-Europe Parliamentary Association
Formerly a Member of:
Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament (former Joint Chair)
Standing Committee on National Finance
Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Standing Committee on Rules, Rights and Procedures of Parliament
Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister of Canada
Director of Appointments, Office of the Prime Minister
Executive Assistant to the Minister of Labour
Executive Assistant to the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans
Executive Assistant to the Secretary of State, Veterans Affairs and ACOA
Executive Assistant to the Premier of Prince Edward Island
Senator Downe obtained a Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Political Sciences from the University of Prince Edward Island in 1977.
Personal Website: http://sen.parl.gc.ca/pdowne ( N.B. This site is not a part of the parliamentary Internet site )