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Pratt, David

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Born: 1955 AD
Currently alive, at 59 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Political Leader, Politician, Representative

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1955 - David Pratt, born on the 3rd of January in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is a Canadian Politician.

1988 - He was elected to the Nepean City Council.

1991 - He was also elected to the Ottawa Carleton Regional Council.

1997 - Liberal, elected to Canadian House of Commons.

1997 - 2004 - He was the Member of Parliament for Nepean—Carleton.

2001 - 2003 - He was Chair of the Standing Committee on National Defence and Veterans Affairs.

2003 - Served as a Special Envoy for the Minister of Foreign Affairs to Sierra Leone.

       - He supported the U.S. invasion of Iraq, and Paul Martin appointed Pratt as Canadian Defense Minister.

2003 - 2004 - Served as Canada's 36th Minister of National Defence in the Cabinet of Canada.

2004 - He lost his seat and Ministry when the Liberal party lost its majority in the year's election.

2005 - He was appointed as an Advisor and Special Ambassador to the Canadian Red Cross. He is currently working in the area of conflict prevention and international humanitarian law.



     

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