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Scott Brison

Scott Brison at a town hall organized by the Victorian Order of Nurses, October 2010
Personal data
Date of birthMay 10, 1967(age 49)
Place of birthWindsor, Nova Scotia
Political partyLiberal
Other partyProgressive Conservative
SpouseMaxime Saint-Pierre
ResidenceCheverie, Nova Scotia
ProfessionBusinessman, investment banker, politician
ReligionUnited Church of Canada
Assumed office2000
Preceded byJoe Clark
In office1997 - 2000
Succeeded byJoe Clark
Preceded byJohn Murphy

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Scott A. Brison, PC, MP (born May 10, 1967) is a Canadian politician from Nova Scotia, Canada. Brison has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for the riding of Kings-Hants since the 1997 federal election. Brison was originally elected as a Progressive Conservative but crossed the floor to join the Liberal Party in 2003. He served as the Minister of Public Works and Government Services from 2004 until 2006 in the Paul Martin government.

Brison has served as the Liberal Party's Finance Critic since September 2010. He is also a member of the Trilateral Commission and has been named by the World Economic Forum (WEF) of Davos, Switzerland, as one of its "Young Global Leaders."


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