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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Two over-riding objectives of the last four years of government by Mr. Mulroney and his party: to renew the Canadian economy and to foster sustained economic growth and national prosperity; to encourage a spirit of national reconciliation and renewed unity among the governments and regions which make up our Canadian federation. Why these two objectives had priority. The concept of co-operative federalism and its necessity to the progress of Canada. The OECD's review of Canada's economy. An examination of Canada's economic state, particularly its improvement over the last four years. A review of other achievements of the federal government. Differences between the ruling party and the two opposition parties. The speaker's review of the opposition parties. How to improve trade. The government's trade agenda in North America and elsewhere. Superpower questions. Reducing regional problems. The issue of the environment. Canada's global role. The importance of a united Canada. Leadership for the future of Canada.