"Paul Edgar Philippe Martin" , also known as "Paul Martin, Jr.", is a Canadian politician who was the List of Prime Ministers of Canada/21st Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Liberal Party of Canada after being the Canadian Minister of Finance.
On November 14, 2003, Martin succeeded Jean Chrétien as leader of the Liberal Party and became prime minister on December 12, 2003. After the Canadian federal election, 2004/2004 election, his Liberal Party retained power, though it was reduced to a minority government. Forced by a motion of no confidence/confidence vote, the Canadian federal election, 2006/2006 general election produced a minority government for the opposition Conservative Party of Canada/Conservative Party, making Stephen Harper prime minister. Martin stepped down as parliamentary leader after the election, handing the reins to Bill Graham (Canadian politician)/Bill Graham for the interim. Martin stayed on as party leader until he resigned on March 18, being Liberal Party of Canada leadership election, 2006/eventually succeeded by Stephane Dion.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Paul Martin on Wikipedia.