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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.
Some personal history. Great changes happening in federal politics. Some of the speaker's achievements. The release of a position paper on environmental policy. The increasingly serious political crisis in Ottawa. The Auditor General's report. The moral bankruptcy of the government. The basic story line and some comments on it. Paul Martin's government and comments on it. Having the government that we deserve, and what that might mean.