Mulroney speaking to Trudeau, 1984.

Mulroney speaking to Trudeau, 1984.
In 1982, Liberal Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau amended the Canadian constitution with support from every province except Québec. After the Progressive Conservatives won a federal election in 1984, Prime Minister Brian Mulroney reopened negotiations. Talks resulted in the creation of the Meech Lake Accord on 30 April 1987.

Photo: Mr. Brian Mulroney and Mrs. Mila Mulroney speaking to Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau at the gala event for the swearing-in of the Governor General Jeanne Sauvé held at the National Art Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, 1984. © Government of Canada. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada (2012). Source: Library and Archives Canada/Credit: Robert Cooper/Canada. Office of the Prime Minister collection/PA-152416

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