Who was in power 1988 Canada?

Which party got absolute majority in the elections of 1988?

The PPP emerged as the biggest party, winning 94 of the 207 seats in the National Assembly. The IJI came second with 56 seats amidst a voter turnout of just 43%.

Who was prime minister in 1984 Canada?

Table of prime ministers

Prime Minister Dates in office
20 Joe Clark 1979-06-04 to 1980-03-02
21 Kim Campbell 1993-06-25 to 1993-11-03
22 John Turner 1984-06-30 to 1984-09-16
23 Sir Charles Tupper 1896-05-01 to 1896-07-08

Who was Canada’s prime minister in 1985?

Martin Brian Mulroney PC CC GOQ (/mʊlˈruːni/; born March 20, 1939) is a Canadian lawyer, businessman, and politician who served as the 18th prime minister of Canada from September 17, 1984, to June 25, 1993.

How long have the Liberals been in power in Canada?

The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) is the longest-serving and oldest active federal political party in Canada. The party has dominated federal politics of Canada for much of its history, holding power for almost 70 years of the 20th century.

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Who was elected president in 1988?

1988 United States presidential election

Nominee George H. W. Bush Michael Dukakis
Party Republican Democratic
Home state Texas Massachusetts
Running mate Dan Quayle Lloyd Bentsen
Electoral vote 426 111

Who won 1988 elections?

In the 1988 presidential election, Republican Vice President George H. W. Bush defeated Democratic Governor Michael Dukakis of Massachusetts. Bush won the popular vote by just under eight points, and won 426 of the 538 electoral votes.

Who was Canada’s prime minister in 1996?

Jean Chrétien

The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien PC OM CC QC AdE
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Personal details
Born Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien January 11, 1934 Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada
Political party Liberal

When was Pierre Trudeau prime minister?

Pierre Trudeau

The Right Honourable Pierre Trudeau PC CC CH QC FRSC
Trudeau at a reception by Juliana, Queen of the Netherlands, in February 1975
15th Prime Minister of Canada
In office March 3, 1980 – June 30, 1984
Monarch Elizabeth II

Who was prime minister in 2014 Canada?

Stephen Harper

The Right Honourable Stephen Harper PC CC
Monarch Elizabeth II
Governor General Michaëlle Jean David Johnston
Preceded by Paul Martin
Succeeded by Justin Trudeau

Who was prime minister in 2015 Canada?

The Liberal Party, led by Justin Trudeau, won 184 seats, allowing it to form a majority government with Trudeau becoming the next prime minister. Trudeau and the rest of his cabinet were sworn in on November 4, 2015.

Who were the prime minister of Canada?

Avril Phaedra Douglas “Kim” Campbell PC CC OBC QC (born March 10, 1947) is a Canadian politician, diplomat, lawyer and writer who served as the 19th Prime Minister of Canada from June 25 to November 4, 1993. Campbell is the first and only female Prime Minister of Canada.

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