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Encyclopedia > Marjory LeBreton
Hon. Marjory LeBreton
Leader of the Government in the Senate and Secretary of State for Seniors
Incumbent
Summoned on June 18, 1993
Appointed by Brian Mulroney
Province Ontario
Senatorial Division Ontario
Born July 4, 1940 (age 66)
Nepean, Ontario
Political party

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Profession(s) Political advisor
Spouse Douglas LeBreton

Marjory LeBreton, P.C. (born July 4, 1940) is a Canadian Senator and vice-chair of Mothers Against Drunk Driving in Canada. She was a senior political advisor in the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada and was appointed by Prime Minister Brian Mulroney to the Senate on June 18, 1993, shortly before Mulroney's retirement from politics. The Privy Council Office as it appeared in the 1880s The Queens Privy Council for Canada (French: Conseil privé de la Reine pour le Canada) is the council of advisers to the Queen of Canada, whose members are appointed by the Governor General of Canada for life on the... For the United States holiday, the Fourth of July, see Independence Day (United States). ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... The Senate of Canada (French: Le Sénat du Canada) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the House of Commons. ... MADD logo Mothers Against Drunk Driving, or MADD, is a single-issue non-profit victims rights organization in the United States and other countries. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Prime Minister of Canada (French: Premier ministre du Canada), is the head of the Government of Canada. ... Martin Brian Mulroney, PC, CC, GOQ, LLD (born March 20, 1939), was the eighteenth Prime Minister of Canada from September 17, 1984, to June 25, 1993 and was leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada from 1983 to 1993. ... June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ...


LeBreton is considered to be a Red Tory and is progressive on social issues such as abortion rights. She was also one of the few politicians in the Parliament of Canada to oppose Bill 36, Canada's anti-terrorism legislation in 2001. The Red Tory Tradition: Ancient Roots-New Routes, by Ron Dart Red Tory is a term given to a political philosophy, tradition, and disposition in Canada. ... The morality and legality of abortion are controversial topics. ... The Parliament of Canada (French: Parlement du Canada) is Canadas legislative branch, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. ... The Canadian Anti-Terrorism Act was passed by the Liberal government of Canada in response to the September 11, 2001 attacks in the United States. ... Anti-terrorism legislation designs all types of laws passed in the purported aim of fighting terrorism. ...


She was a long-time foe of proposals to merge the Progressive Conservatives with the Canadian Alliance but reluctantly supported the late 2003 proposal to unite the parties and subsequently became a Conservative Party of Canada senator once the merge was complete. Over time, she warmed to the new party, and later served as one of Stephen Harper's top advisors in the 2006 federal election. The Canadian Alliance, formally the Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance, was a Canadian conservative political party that existed from 2000 to 2003. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a right-leaning conservative political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative Party of Canada. ...


See also List of Ontario senators. This is a list of past and present Canadian senators representing the province of Ontario. ...


She is currently the Leader of the Government in the Senate in the cabinet of Prime Minister Stephen Harper. LeBreton also acquired the role of Secretary of State for Seniors during a cabinet shuffle on January 4, 2007. The Leader of the Government in the Senate is a Canadian cabinet minister who leads the government side in the Canadian Senate and is chiefly responsible for promoting and defending the governments program in the Upper House. ... Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative Party of Canada. ...

28th Ministry - Government of Stephen Harper
Cabinet Post
Predecessor Office Successor
Jack Austin Leader of the Government in the Senate
(2006–present)
incumbent
Sub-Cabinet Post
Predecessor Title Successor
Secretary of State for Seniors
(2007-)
incumbent


The federal Canadian Cabinet of Prime Minister Stephen Harper was sworn in on February 6, 2006, exactly two weeks after the 2006 election, and nine weeks and six days after the fall of the 38th Canadian Parliament. ... Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative Party of Canada. ... For the Australian Rules Football player see Jack Austin (footballer). ... The Leader of the Government in the Senate is a Canadian cabinet minister who leads the government side in the Canadian Senate and is chiefly responsible for promoting and defending the governments program in the Upper House. ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the Anno Domini (common) era. ...

Members of the current Canadian Cabinet Flag of Canada
Ambrose | Baird | Bernier | Blackburn | Cannon | Clement | Day | Emerson | Finley | Flaherty | Fortier | Harper | Hearn | LeBreton | Lunn | MacKay | Nicholson | O'Connor | Oda | Prentice | Skelton | Solberg | Strahl | Thompson | Toews | Van Loan | Verner
Secretaries of State
Guergis | Hill | Kenney | Paradis | Ritz

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External links

  • Marjory LeBreton's Biography
  • Cabinet profile
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NAME LeBreton, Marjory
ALTERNATIVE NAMES
SHORT DESCRIPTION Canadian politician
DATE OF BIRTH July 4, 1940
PLACE OF BIRTH Nepean, Ontario
DATE OF DEATH living
PLACE OF DEATH
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