Arthur Milnes, a former speechwriter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, served as the research assistant on the Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney’s Memoirs. He was co-editor (with Dr. Sarah K. Gibson) of Canada Transformed: The Speeches of Sir John A. Macdonald. His other previous books include studies of Prime Ministers John N. Turner, R.B. Bennett, Arthur Meighen and US Presidents George HW Bush, Franklin Roosevelt, and Jimmy Carter. He lives in Kingston and is a Fellow of the Queen’s University School of Policy Studies, a speechwriter, and acclaimed public historian.