Robert THIBAULT

THIBAULT, The Hon. Robert, P.C., B.B.A.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
West Nova (Nova Scotia)
Birth Date
September 29, 1959
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Thibault
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=1e092884-bbf5-4e32-8487-f67996cbd856&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
administrator, businessman, municipal administrator

Parliamentary Career

November 27, 2000 - May 23, 2004
LIB
  West Nova (Nova Scotia)
  • Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) (January 9, 2001 - January 15, 2002)
  • Minister of Fisheries and Oceans (January 15, 2002 - December 11, 2003)
June 28, 2004 - November 29, 2005
LIB
  West Nova (Nova Scotia)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health (July 20, 2004 - February 5, 2006)
January 23, 2006 - September 7, 2008
LIB
  West Nova (Nova Scotia)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health (July 20, 2004 - February 5, 2006)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 158 of 158)


February 12, 2001

Hon. Robert Thibault (Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency), Lib.)

Mr. Speaker, let me congratulate the hon. member for Bras d'Or—Cape Breton on his election to the House. I thank him for his first question. It is good to hear a good question from across the aisle.

The performance report summarizes the broad scope of ACOA's impact in Atlantic Canada. ACOA has met or exceeded its targets in terms of job creation, loans to rural businesses and assistance to new exporters.

The five year survival rate of ACOA clients is two and a half times better than that of other Atlantic firms. In addition, employee payrolls of ACOA clients continue—

Topic:   Oral Question Period
Subtopic:   Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
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