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MARTIN, The Right Hon. Paul Edgar Philippe, P.C., C.C., Hon. B.A., LL.B.
Picture of MARTIN, The Right Hon. Paul Edgar Philippe, P.C., C.C., Hon. B.A., LL.B.
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Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1938.08.28
Place of Birth: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Businessman, lawyer
Party Leader:
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 7267 Days (19 years, 10 months, 23 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Liberal 2006.01.23 Elected
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Liberal 2004.06.28 Elected
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Liberal 2000.11.27 Elected
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Liberal 1997.06.02 Elected
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Liberal 1993.10.25 Elected
LaSalle--Émard, Quebec Maiden speech. Liberal 1988.11.21 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1988.11.21 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Prime Minister of Canada

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Prime Minister 2003.12.12 - 2006.02.05

Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister responsible for the Federal Office of Regional Development - Quebec 1993.11.04 - 1996.01.24
Minister of Finance 1993.11.04 - 2002.06.01

Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Environment 1990 - 1993.09
Treasury Board 1989.02 - 1989.09
Housing 1989.02 - 1990.09
Urban Affairs 1989.02 - 1990.09

Assistant / Associate Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Finance 1992 - 1993

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^ Committees - Cabinet
Chair

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Priorities and Planning 2003.12.12 - 2004.07.19
Global Affairs 2003.12.12 - 2004.07.19
Canada-U.S. 2003.12.12 - 2006.02.05
Aboriginal Affairs 2003.12.12 - 2006.02.05

Vice-Chair

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Treasury Board 1997.06.11 - 2002.06.01
Treasury Board 1993.12.10 - 1997.06.10

Member

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Public Security and Anti-Terrorism 2001.10.01 - 2002.01.14

Ex-officio Member

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Social Union 1997.06.11 - 2002.06.01
Economic Union 1997.06.11 - 2002.06.01
Special Committee of Council 1997.06.11 - 2002.06.01

^ Political Party Roles
Liberal Party of Canada

RoleTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Leadership Candidate 2003.11.14 - 2003.11.14
Party Leader 2003.11.14 - 2006.03.19
Leadership Candidate 1990.06.23 - 1990.06.23
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Father Martin, Paul Joseph James
(Senator and M.P.)
1903.06.23 1992.09.14
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors or omissions, please contact us at the following e-mail address: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca

^ Sole Author Books

  • Canada and the world: globalization, governance and governments.
    [Ottawa] : s.n.; 2002. 13 leaves.

  • Le Canada et le monde : la mondialisation, la gestion publique et les États.
    [Ottawa] : s.n.; 2002. 14 f.

  • Capital, the next twenty years.
    [s.l : s.n.]; 1976. 16 p.

  • The environment: a Liberal vision: discussion paper.
    [Ottawa : Liberal Party of Canada]; 1992. 33, 38 p.

  • Hell or high water: my life in and out of politics.
    Toronto : McClelland & Stewart; 2008. 494 p.

  • L'environnement : l'optique du Parti libéral : [document de travail].
    [Ottawa : Parti libéral du Canada]; 1992. 38, 33 p.

  • Making history: the politics of achievement.
    [Canada : s.n.; 2003]. 16, 16 p.

  • Marquer l'histoire : la politique de la réussite.
    [Canada : s.n.; 2003]. 16, 16 p.


Chapters in Books

  • The Canadian experience in reducing budget deficits and debt.
    In: Budget deficits and debt: issues and options. [Kansas City] : Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City; 1995. p. 203-25.

  • Concluding remarks.
    In: Paul Martin & Canadian diplomacy / edited by Ryan Touhey. Waterloo, Ont. : Centre on Foreign Policy and Federalism, University of Waterloo; [2001?]. p.41-45

  • Foreword.
    In: Leading in an upside-down world: new Canadian perspectives on leadership / J. Patrick Boyer, editor. Toronto : Dundurn Group; 2003. p. [11]-16

  • Governing Canada in the next century.
    In: Couchiching Conference (67th: 1998: Geneva Park, Ont.). Proceedings of the 67th annual Couchiching Conference: YMCA Geneva Park, Orillia, Ont., August 6 to 9, 1998 / compiled and edited by Douglas Glynn. [Toronto] : Couchiching Institute on Public Affairs; [1998].

  • Winning the world over!.
    In: Canada / [Elizabeth McIninch, editor ; Malak Karsh, photo editor]. Ottawa, Ont : Carol Canada Publications; [2002?]. p.. 76-77


Articles

  • A global answer to global problems.
    Foreign Affairs. 84 (3):2 May/June 2005.

  • An de prison pour infraction à la Loi sur la concurrence : il s'agit d'un précédent important.
    Les Affaires. 69 (1):18 janv. 4, 1997.

  • Canada and the Commonwealth business forum.
    Round Table. 349 (1):33-8 Jan. 1999.

  • The Canadian experience in reducing budget deficits and debt.
    Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Review. 81 (1):11-25 1996.

  • Cashing in on the post-deficit era.
    Profit. 15:20-2 Sept. 1996 .

  • The democratic deficit.
    Policy Options = Options politiques. 24:10ff Dec. 2002.

  • Financial outlook. (Canadian economic indicators).
    Maclean's. 109 (51):47 Dec. 16, 1996.

  • For a competitive, compassionate, independent Canada.
    Policy Options = Options politiques. 25 (2):5-7 Feb. 2004.

  • Louise Arbour: empathetic judge.
    Time (Canadian edition). 163 (17):92 Apr. 26, 2004.

  • Making mines.
    BC Business. 14:2 Apr. 1986.

  • Martin calls for conference on St Lawrence Seaway.
    Seaports & the Shipping World. p. 30. May 1986.

  • Martin on the environment: realistic implementation target, political and moral suasion.
    Ottawa Life Magazine. 6:39 Nov./Dec. 2003.

  • New ways for a new century: the voluntary sector and the government.
    Association. 16 (1):9 Dec. 1998/Jan. 1999.

  • Nouvelles lignes directrices sur les acquisitions et fusions d'entreprises.
    Les Affaires. 62 (49):22-3 déc. 15, 1990.

  • Une politique qui rendra sa place au Canada sur la scène internationale.
    Policy Options = Options politiques. 25 (6):5-8 juin/juil. 2004.

  • Realignment & reallocation for better service.
    Presidents & Prime Ministers. 13 (1):6-9 Jan./Feb. 2004.

  • Resource sector and the budget.
    Northern Miner. 82 (5):4 Apr. 1, 1996.

  • Securing the homeland.
    Global Agenda. no. 3:30-2 Jan. 2005.

  • Sovereignty and food safety in a NAFTA context .
    Canada-United States Law Journal. 24:369-76 1998.

  • Stephen Lewis: targeting AIDS in Africa.
    Time (Canadian edition). 165 (16):70 Apr. 28, 2005.

  • Strengthening the global financial system.
    World Economic Affairs. 2:39-41 Winter 1999 .

  • Why I'm calling this election. (Canada/The Liberals).
    Time (Canadian edition). 163:24 May 31, 2004 .


^ Multiple Authors Articles

  • The Federal Unity Proposals and the Environment: three partisan views. Charest, Jean, Jim Fulton and Paul Martin
    Alternatives. 18 (4):34-37 May/June 1992.

  • Panel discussion: cultural activism and publishing: navigating the boom and bust. Gunnars, Kristjana, Rudy Wiebe, Fred Wah, Douglas Barbour, Janice Williamson, Ven Begamudre, Paul Martin, Ashok Mathur, Myrma Kostash, Theresa Smalec, Anna M. Sewell, Janice MacDonald and Janice Johnson
    Open Letter. 10 (2):122ff Spring 1998.

Additional information ^ Biographical information
Marriage (1965.09.11)
  • Cowan, Sheila Ann
    Birth: 1943.07.31

Children
  • Martin, Paul William
    Birth: 1966.09.11

  • Martin, James Robert
    Birth: 1969.06.21

  • Martin, David Patrick
    Birth: 1974.09.13

^ Heritage Information
Other Information: First Among Equals -- The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics
(Library and Archives Canada)

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