Politics

Soundbites and audio clips from Canadian, U.S., and world politicians and governments.


2011-10-06 | Ont Election McGuinty

Dalton McGuinty became Ontario's first three-term Liberal premier in more than a century but fell one seat short of a...


1992-09-14 | Paul Martin Sr obit

Paul Martin Senior, a former Liberal cabinet minister who tried and failed to become prime minister, died of a heart...


1992-10-26 | Referendum McKenna

Premier Frank McKenna of New Brunswick said the widespread rejection of the Charlottetown accord was better than having the deal...


2010-03-09 | CRIME Jaffer

Former Conservative MP Rahim Jaffer pleaded guilty on March 9th to careless driving and was fined 500 dollars. Jaffer said...


2000-03-15 | Clarity Vote

Prime Minister Jean Chretien was happy when more than 400 amendments proposed by the Bloc Quebecois to his government's referendum...


2011-10-15 | Occupy Canada Halifax

Hundreds of people crowded into a downtown Halifax park October 15th to join protests taking place across the country. Teenagers,...


1994-01-11 | Bourassas last day

Robert Bourassa said he felt privileged to have served the people of Quebec during a political career that spanned more...


1991-03-27 | Belanger Campeau Bourassa

Premier Robert Bourassa, after signing the Belanger-Campeau report on Quebec's future, said Canadians had to understand that Quebec was ready...