Jean Chretien

Type: Person
Name: Jean Chretien (Jean Chrétien)
Title: Former Prime Minister of Canada
Date of Birth: 11/01/1934
Place of Birth: Shawinigan, Quebec
Nationality: Canada
Fact Sheet: Biography for Jean Chretien
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

What's the NDP's next move?

It’s well past high noon — and to say the very least this has not been a good couple of weeks for "Today’s NDP."Slumping numbers, calls for the premier’s job, a pair of trouncings for known NDP members in civic mayoral elections and a handful of high-ranking ... [Published Brandon Sun - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 31 2014 - Updated Oct 31 2014 - 1 reports

Ottawa remains wary of China, despite premiers’ visit

When three Canadian premiers descended on China’s capital this week, they brought with them representatives of more than 200 companies and an effusive appeal for the Middle Kingdom’s business.Prime Minister Stephen Harper, meanwhile, kept his Chinese ... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 31 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Senator to address autism in Walton

Challenges facing families dealing with Autism will be the focus of an event with Sen. Jim Munson in Walton later this month.A media release described Munson as “a tireless advocate for greater awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorder and a leader in the ... [Published Goderich Signal-Star - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Who’s in charge of government in the Peg?

Either/or: Either Premier Greg Selinger of Manitoba should resign, or the five cabinet ministers who have publicly called for his resignation should themselves resign. The five include ministers with major portfolios such as Finance, Health and Justice. ... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Jason Kenney would be ideal terror point man for Harper: Hébert

After Sept. 11, Jean Chrétien tasked one of his most senior ministers to co-ordinate Canada’s response. Prime Minister Stephen Harper could do worse than copying that move.OTTAWA — One of the main things to know about the so-called Protection of Canada ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

RCMP conducting threat assessment after Tom Mulcair demands 24-7 security in wake of Ottawa attack

The RCMP agreed on Friday to conduct a threat assessment after NDP Leader Tom Mulcair demanded 24-7 security protection. Mulcair, who doesn’t normally have an RCMP escort, first asked for police protection for himself and his family on Wednesday, while ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

Prime Minister rejects suggestions to leave

Chrétien: I'm in no hurry to goPM rejects Sharp's suggestion that he's seeking a way outShannon Kari, Joan Bryden and Tim NaumetzThe Ottawa CitizenPrime Minister Jean Chrétien rejected his mentor's suggestion that he likely won't lead his party into another ... [Published Canadian Content - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 4 reports

The Liberals just don't understand ISIS

Love him or hate him, you can't ever say former prime minister Jean Chretien doesn't call it like he sees it.As is usually the case with national and international politics, former prime ministers are sought out by the predecessors or the press for their ... [Published Niagara Falls Review - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 8 reports

Luka Magnotta trial hears from ex-PM's son and Karla Homolka's sister - Montreal

Luka Magnotta used the names and addresses of both the son of former prime minister Jean Chrétien and the sister of Karla Homolka to mail two packages to Vancouver in May 2012. The court has heard in earlier testimony those packages contained body parts ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Chretien comes to Trudeau's aid

Jean Chretien comes to Justin Trudeau's defence on his position on Canada's anti-ISIS mission. ... [Published Sarnia Observer - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 4 reports

Chrétien backs Trudeau opposition to Iraq combat mission

Rating Harper government aircraft deployment “very marginal,” former PM says humanitarian assistance would help more and points to “disastrous results” of 2003 Iraq invasion.TORONTO—Former prime minister Jean Chrétien says he supports Liberal Leader Justin ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Ex-PM's son testifies at Magnotta trial

Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial hears from son of ex-PM Jean Chretien ... [Published York Region.com - Oct 17 2014]

Quotes

In a reference to meeting Pope John Paul during his visit to Canada last month, Mr. Chrétien said, "he's a guy who wants to finish his mandate, like me."

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Harper's silence on anti-Muslim backlash dishea... [Published CJAD 800 - 9 mins ago]
What's the NDP's next move? [Published Brandon Sun - 4 hours ago]
Lest we forget [Published Common Ground - 7 hours ago]
Ottawa remains wary of China, despite premiers’... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 31 2014]
Senator to address autism in Walton [Published Goderich Signal-Star - Oct 30 2014]
THE JESTER: Beware! The year is 2017 … Partisan... [Published Ottawa Magazine - Oct 30 2014]
Who’s in charge of government in the Peg? [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 29 2014]
Why the oil sands matter to every Canadian [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 28 2014]
Oscillating saw found outside Luka Magnotta’s a... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 27 2014]
Jason Kenney would be ideal terror point man fo... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 27 2014]
RCMP conducting threat assessment after Tom Mul... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 27 2014]
Erik Spicer was the youngest Parliamentary Libr... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 27 2014]
Prime Minister rejects suggestions to leave [Published Canadian Content - Oct 26 2014]
Ebola in the US: de Blasio adopts Jean Chrétien... [Published H5N1 - Oct 26 2014]
Canada took ‘a jolt’ this week, Axworthy says [Published Waterloo Region Record - Oct 25 2014]
SOTT FOCUS: Ottawa 'Terror Attacks' Lucky Break... [Published Sott.net - Oct 25 2014]
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 [Published UPI - Oct 25 2014]
Harper’s demise is greatly exaggerated [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 25 2014]
Red wave of mayors expected to sweep across 905... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 25 2014]
Justin Trudeau: Style Versus Substance [Published Everything Zoomer - Oct 24 2014]
Terror attacks threaten Canada’s multicultural ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Oct 24 2014]
Shooting at Parliament Hill [Published Maple Creek News - Oct 24 2014]
Parliament Hill security breaches through the y... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 23 2014]
Galacti: Feds Have No Right To 'Yank Back' Cana... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 23 2014]
Don't Overreact, Don't Degrade Our Democracy [Published TheTyee.ca - Oct 23 2014]
Deal with China was not 'snuck through' governm... [Published My Kawartha - Oct 23 2014]
Factbox: Canada's past includes shooting at Que... [Published CJAD 800 - Oct 23 2014]
2013 versus 2003: Why today’s vehicles are a mu... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 23 2014]
Today’s letters: On would-be ISIS fighters, ‘bo... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 23 2014]
Ottawa Attack Adds Fuel to Canada’s Middle East... [Published Bloomberg - Oct 23 2014]
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Oscillating saw found outside Luka Magnotta’s a... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 27 2014]
The Crown’s last in-person witness testified at Luka Rocco Magnotta’s murder trial Monday as the high-profile criminal proceedings entered their fifth week. SVPMLuka Rocco Magnotta. Ballistics expert Gilbert Desjardins was asked about six tools recovered ...
RCMP conducting threat assessment after Tom Mul... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 27 2014]
The RCMP agreed on Friday to conduct a threat assessment after NDP Leader Tom Mulcair demanded 24-7 security protection. Mulcair, who doesn’t normally have an RCMP escort, first asked for police protection for himself and his family on Wednesday, while ...
Ebola in the US: de Blasio adopts Jean Chrétien... [Published H5N1 - Oct 26 2014]
Thanks to Lucie Lecomte for sending the link to this Daily News report: Fiancee of doctor with Ebola released from Bellevue Hospital. Excerpt and then a comment:The fiancee of a doctor who is being treated for Ebola has left Bellevue Hospital Center. Morgan ...
Today’s letters: On would-be ISIS fighters, ‘bo... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 23 2014]
Re: Not Enough Evidence To Make Arrest, Oct. 22. So Canada confiscates the passports of suspected jihadists looking to fight abroad with ISIS. But look what happens when we keep them here. It costs the Canadian public who knows how much for RCMP and ...
A history of serious security breaches that roc... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 22 2014]
A soldier has died after a string of shootings across downtown Ottawa that left at least two others wounded and a gunman dead. Police are investigating a wild shootout inside Parliament Hill’s Centre Block and one other shooting scene as they continue ...
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