The Canadian Press

1971-05-00 | Trudeau Margaret

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Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau says his wife Margaret is not a public figure.

Date: 1971-05-00
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 65 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I consider my marriage and my family life as absolutely private I will avoid and every possible case I will avoid using that's an awful word using my wife for political purposes I don't expect her to help me in campaigns I don't expect her to help me get any votes I don't expect her to go off and open orphanages are I preside at tea parties officiated balls and so on on her own hook as though she were a political person trying to attract or attracting political attention and I am the politician in the family when I am driving for very brief visits in Canada she won't be with me except when I go to her hometown of Vancouver when I go to my hometown of Montreal but she's not part of my political Entourage as it were >>