The Canadian Press

1989-03-04 | Broadbent Resigns

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Saying it's time for renewal, Ed Broadbent announced in a speech to the NDP's federal council, that after nearly 14 years as leader, he planned to step down. Broadbent was elected NDP leader in June, 1975.

Date: 1989-03-04
Placeline: Undated.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 36 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I thank you all I think Lucille I think the caucus I think my staff for many years of terrific support but now is the time for renewal now is the time to pick a new man or a woman to lead this party to take to take the next step what building that decent exciting and compassionate Canada we all believe it >>