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The Hon. Percy E. Downe, B.A.

The Hon. Percy E. Downe, B.A.
The Hon. Percy E. Downe, B.A.

“Percy’s help has been invaluable to me…his wise counsel contributed to the many successes of our government, and I am very grateful to him.”
The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien, Prime Minister of Canada, June 26, 2003

Senator Downe was appointed to the Senate of Canada on June 26, 2003 and lives in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

 

Present Member of:

  • Senate Liberal Caucus (Chair)
  • Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade (Vice Chair)
  • Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Canada-Europe Parliamentary Association – Member of the Executive

Formerly a Member of:

  • Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament (Joint Chair)
  • Standing Committee on National Finance
  • Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Standing Committee on Rules, Rights and Procedures of Parliament

Previous Career:

  • Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister of Canada
  • Director of Appointments, Office of the Prime Minister
  • Executive Assistant to the Minister of Labour
  • Executive Assistant to the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans
  • Executive Assistant to the Secretary of State, Veterans Affairs and ACOA
  • Executive Assistant to the Premier of Prince Edward Island

Proactive Disclosure – PDF documents

April 1 — June 30, 2016Click Here
January 1 — March 31, 2016Click Here
October 1 — December 31, 2015Click Here
July 1 — September 30, 2015Click Here
April 1 — June 30, 2015Click Here
January 1 — March 31, 2015Click Here
October 1 — December 31, 2014Click Here
July 1 — September 30, 2014Click Here
April 1 — June 30, 2014Click Here
January 1 — March 31, 2014Click Here
October 1 — December 31, 2013*Click Here
September 16 — September 30, 2013*Click here

* As disclosed on the Liberal Party of Canada website