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New Directions and New Choices for Canada 
Text  Charest, The Honourable Jean, New Directions and New Choices for Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 10 Apr 1997, 521-533  The upcoming election about who has a new vision for the future of Canada and a plan to take us there; about choices and the new approaches we need to take as a nation to secure a successful and prosperous future in the new global economy; about restoring a national government with the creativity...
A Programme to Rekindle the Canadian Dream 
Text  Edwards, James S., A Programme to Rekindle the Canadian Dream, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 19 May 1993, 11-21  Candidacy campaign platform focusing on reform of justice system, debt reduction. Concern with the alienation of the Canadian people who lack hope for opportunity. Suggestions for health care reform and commercial opportunities in art and culture.
Forging a National Economic Agreement 
Text  Campbell, The Hon. Kim, Forging a National Economic Agreement, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 27 May 1993, 33-41  Candidacy campaign platform. National economic agreement among the various levels of government. Deficit elimination. Job creation. 21st century economy. Tax reform.
Canadian Politics for a New Canadian Century 
Text  Charest, The Hon. Jean, Canadian Politics for a New Canadian Century, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 2 Jun 1993, 42-50  Candidacy campaign platform. Job creation. Debt reduction. Vision for Canadian politics of the 21st century. Canadian unity.
Awakening a New Spirit of Canadianism 
Text  Boyer, Patrick, Awakening a New Spirit of Canadianism, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 3 Jun 1993, 51-67  Boyer approaches the PC Leadership with a campaign of Canadian renewal involving four elements: "economic renewal, democratic reform, personal security of individual Canadians and the need to awaken a new spirit of Canadianism." A cultural approach to Canadian identity, this speech involves a...
Opportunity for Reform 
Text  Camp, Dalton K., Opportunity for Reform, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 20 Oct 1966, 31-42  The speaker's personal Centennial project: to do what he can "to make party politics in Canada less of an occult science, in the spirit of Mr. King, and more of a democratic exercise, in the interests of free society." Some introductory remarks about "Toronto the good" and other Canadian cities....
The Canadian Economy 
Text  Clark, The Honourable Joe, The Canadian Economy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1984), 1 Oct 1982, 27-37  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. Some employment figures, and other indicators of Canada's economy today. The speaker's conviction that he and his party are "here to cure Canada's economic problems." Setting things right, first by understanding what...
Policy Making in National Politics 
Text  Stanfield, The Honourable Robert, Policy Making in National Politics, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1970), 2 Oct 1969, 28-40  The upcoming national policy conference at Niagara Falls of the Progressive Conservative Party and the stake in this conference for all Canadians as the Official Opposition in the Parliament in Canada meets to set policy. Financial costs and support for a political party: paying tribute to those...
The Challenges of Change 
Text  Clark, The Right Honourable Joe, The Challenges of Change, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1980), 14 Feb 1980, 235-247  The real test of national political parties and of national governments. Certainties that have changed to questionables in Canada. Some details of changes encountered when the speaker's government took over in Ottawa. Then, some changes already started by his government. The larger question is...
Building a Nation 
Text  Clark, The Honourable Joe, Building a Nation, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1979), 19 Apr 1979, 316-327  Some issues in the election campaign, and also some broader questions of approach to the country. Some important party policy differences. The choice, on May 22, between two very different ways of seeing the country. The discussion which follows is a critical view of the federal Liberal party and...
An Address Presented During the 1984 Canadian General Election 
Text  Mulroney, The Hon. Brian, An Address Presented During the 1984 Canadian General Election, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1985), 28 Aug 1984, 11-26  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. A review of earlier campaign speeches and promises. Financial implications of his party's strategy. A critical review of events and activities during the current government's term of office. A look to the future and...
Backrooms and Boardrooms: Behind Closed Doors 
Text  McQueen, Rod, Backrooms and Boardrooms: Behind Closed Doors, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1985), 22 Nov 1984, 157-169  "We have traded a government that put us in debt for one that keeps us in the dark." A discussion of this notion, beginning with an exploration of "some of the signals to date" to "see what they mean for our country and for all of us." A capsule history of the Conservative party. Mr. Mulroney as a...
Directions for Economic Policy 
Text  Wilson, The Honourable Michael H., Directions for Economic Policy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1982), 7 Jan 1982, 179-193  The danger of giving ultimate responsibility for freedom to bureaucratic officers or ministers. The suggestion that this is happening in Canada. The dangers of the growth of government power. Changes that have happened in Canada over the last six years. The need for constraint of government by the...
Building a New Conservative Home for Canadians: the P.C. Party at the Crossroads 
Text  Pallister, Brian, Building a New Conservative Home for Canadians: the P.C. Party at the Crossroads, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 9 Oct 1998, 160-170  The role of national political parties. The Progressive Conservative Party of Canada, and the crossroads at which it stands. Decisions to be made - some stark choices. The last few years of the party's history. The speaker's belief that it is time to become a conservative party based on...
The Politics of Frugality 
Text  Turner, Garth, The Politics of Frugality, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 17 May 1993, 1-10  Candidacy campaign platform focusing on deficit reduction, tax reform, Parliamentary reform, debt crisis.
My Vision of Canada 
Text  Campbell, The Rt. Hon. Kim, My Vision of Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1994), 22 Oct 1993, 145-157  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club of Toronto. An overview of Canada as it has been, and the challenges it faces in a changing world economically, socially, politically and culturally. The government's policies to deal with the challenges: hold the line on taxes; a...
Ontario and the Constitutional Proposals 
Text  Davis, The Honourable William G., Ontario and the Constitutional Proposals, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1981), 5 Mar 1981, 275-286  Canada's evolving national responsibilities and opportunities. An exploration of the two interrelated issues of current concern: the cost of energy and constitutional reform. The Conservative perspective of a strong national government. The challenge of agreeing on a fair sharing of natural...
New Directions in Economic Policy 
Text  Stanfield, The Honourable Robert L., New Directions in Economic Policy, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1973), 19 Oct 1972, 46-58  Speech made during an election campaign. The case for change in directions of economic policy, and a proposal for making those changes. A review of specific objectives for the country: full employment; price stability; progress towards alleviation of regional disparity and national disunity; a...
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