David Edward CROMBIE

CROMBIE, The Hon. David Edward, P.C., O.C., B.A.

Parliamentary Career

October 16, 1978 - March 26, 1979
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
May 22, 1979 - December 14, 1979
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Minister of National Health and Welfare (June 4, 1979 - March 2, 1980)
February 18, 1980 - July 9, 1984
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Minister of National Health and Welfare (June 4, 1979 - March 2, 1980)
September 4, 1984 - October 1, 1988
PC
  Rosedale (Ontario)
  • Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development (September 17, 1984 - June 29, 1986)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (June 30, 1986 - March 30, 1988)
  • Minister responsible for Multiculturalism (June 30, 1986 - March 30, 1988)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 189)


March 24, 1988

Hon. David Crombie (Secretary of State of Canada):

Mr. Speaker, in so far as there are labour aspects implied in the Hon. Member's question, I think he might want to direct it either to the province or the Minister of Labour. With respect to any participation or involvement, I do not think I can fruitfully add anything to what I mentioned to him in the House the other day.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   CULTURE
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March 24, 1988

Hon. David Crombie (Secretary of State of Canada):

Mr. Speaker, I know how concerned the Hon. Member is about the matter, and other people are as well. It will not get any better with him yelling at me or at anyone else.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   BILINGUALISM IN NATIONAL CAPITAL
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March 24, 1988

Hon. David Crombie (Secretary of State of Canada):

Mr. Speaker, perhaps I could be of some assistance. The Minister of National Health and Welfare is of course out of the House on business. I will raise the representation of the Hon. Member in this specific case, as well as the general question, with him when he returns.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   TOXIC MUSSELS-REQUEST THAT PERSONS AFFECTED BE COMPENSATED
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March 16, 1988

Hon. David Crombie (Secretary of State of Canada):

Mr. Speaker, we can take the Hon. Member's question as a representation. The matter is under consideration.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   REQUEST THAT GOVERNMENT UNDERTAKE DIRECT INTERVENTION
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March 16, 1988

Hon. David Crombie (Secretary of State of Canada):

Mr. Speaker, I understand the concern of the Member. I can advise him that we have had some consideration of the matter and I hope that we can assist. If we can, we will.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   OFFICIAL LANGUAGES
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