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Lawrence MacAulay

The Honourable
Lawrence A. MacAulay
Member of Parliament
for Cardigan
Assumed office
November 21, 1988
Preceded by Pat Binns
Personal details
Born (1946-09-09) September 9, 1946
St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island
Political party Liberal
Spouse(s) Frances (O'Connell) MacAulay
Residence St. Peters Bay
Profession farmer
Religion Roman Catholic

Lawrence A. MacAulay, | honorific-suffix =PC MP (born September 9, 1946 in St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island) is a Canadian politician.

MacAulay is a current member of the Liberal Party of Canada in the Canadian House of Commons, representing the riding of Cardigan, Prince Edward Island since 1988. MacAulay is a former farmer. He is a former Minister of Labour, Solicitor General of Canada, Secretary of State (Veterans) and Secretary of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency).[1] He was also the Official Opposition Critic for Seniors.

On 20 March 2014, MacAulay became the longest-serving MP in the history of Prince Edward Island, surpassing the record previously set by Angus MacLean.[1]


  1. ^ a b Sharratt, Steve (20 March 2014). "Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay breaks political record". The Charlottetown Guardian. Retrieved 29 August 2015. 

External links

  • Official site
  • Lawrence MacAulay – Parliament of Canada biography
26th Ministry – Cabinet of Jean Chrétien
Cabinet Posts (2)
Predecessor Office Successor
Andy Scott Solicitor General of Canada
Wayne Easter
Alfonso Gagliano Minister of Labour
Claudette Bradshaw
Sub-Cabinet Posts (2)
Predecessor Title Successor
new post replacing Secretary of State (Veterans) and Secretary of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) Secretary of State (Veterans) (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency)
Fred Mifflin as Minister of State for Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and Minister of Veterans Affairs
John Manley Secretary of State (Veterans)
post replaced with Secretary of State (Veterans and Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency)

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