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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the Speech from the Throne
A primer on the Speech from the Throne
On December 4, 2015, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, delivered the Speech from the Throne to open the 42nd session of Parliament and outline the Government’s agenda.
What is the Speech from the Throne? When is the Speech given? Why does the Governor General give the Speech?
Find out the answers to these questions and more in the Frequently Asked Questions.