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Martin, The Rt. Hon. Paul
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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto.
First, an announcement about Mr. Fadi Fadel who was taken hostage in Iraq. Reference to Sir Wilfrid Laurier's quote. How Canada must belong to the 21st century. Some challenges for Canadians and the Canadian government. Transformative change. Five priorities and a discussion of each: health care, learning, Canada's aboriginal peoples, our communities, our cities large and small, and our role in the world. Remaining committed to fiscal prudence while pursuing these priorities.