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Rona Ambrose

Politician
Female
Born Mar 15, 1969
Age 46
Hometown Valleyview, Alberta
Political Party Conservative Part...

Ronalee "Rona" Ambrose, PC, MP is a Canadian politician and a Member of Parliament since 2004. She serves as the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, Vice-Chair of the Treasury Board Cabinet committee, Minister of State for the Status of Women and Minister of Western Economic Diversification.… Read More

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  • Evening Brief: Friday, May 1st, 2015
    iPolitics - May 01, 2015
  • Ambrose Blames Trudeau For Marijuana Stores As Crown Prosecutors Hold Off On Charges
    iPolitics - Apr 24, 2015
  • Canada Is Due For Major Debate On Medicare: Romanow
    iPolitics - Mar 27, 2015
  • Canadian Government To Require Drug Shortage Notice
    Yahoo News - Feb 10, 2015

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CHILDHOOD

1969 Birth Born on March 15, 1969.

THIRTIES

2004 35 Years Old Ambrose was first elected as a Member of Parliament in the 2004 federal election.
2005 36 Years Old On February 16, 2005, she made headlines after making a remark in Parliament directed at Liberal Social Development Minister Ken Dryden saying "working women want to make their own choices, we don't need old white guys telling us what to do," in reference to the Liberal national child care plan.
On May 11, 2006, before the House of Commons, she said "We would have to pull every truck and car off the street, shut down every train and ground every plane to reach the Kyoto target negotiated by the Liberals." … Read More
2007 38 Years Old 1 More Event
She was shuffled out of that position on January 4, 2007, and appointed Minister of Western Economic Diversification, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and President of the Privy Council. … Read More

FORTIES

On January 19, 2010, Ambrose was appointed as the new Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada.
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