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Governor Perdue Greets Prime Minister of Canada

Tuesday, June 8, 2004  Contact: Office of Communications 404-651-7774


SAVANNAH , GA – Governor Sonny Perdue and First Lady Mary Perdue greeted Prime Minister Paul Martin of Canada upon his arrival at Hunter Army Air Field. Governor Perdue was joined by Senator Zell Miller, Senator and Mrs. Saxby Chambliss, Congressman Jack Kingston, Congressman and Mrs. Max Burns, Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson, and General Webster, Base Commander of Ft. Stewart. Prime Minister Martin was also greeted by students from Satilla Marsh Elementary, located in Brunswick , GA , waving American and Canadian flags. The third graders presented Prime Minister Martin with a class drawing and Mrs. Martin with a bouquet of roses. The students were presented with commemorative G8 lapel pins by Governor and Mrs. Perdue.