The Canadian Press

1991-09-25 | Waters

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Senator Stan Waters, the man who won Canada's first Senate election, died of brain cancer at the age of 71 on September 25, 1991. In August of '91, he called on the Prime Minister to get moving on the issue of Senate reform.

Date: 1991-09-25
Placeline: CALGARY, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << if I don't take the opportunity ever going to be greater for an elected Senate that's going to be in the next year if we can't pull it off pretty soon then it's going to be a very serious setback for Canada we still believe that the Trip Lee sent it to the right way to go we believe you might do that in steps to the elected and then do the equal but if you don't make progress pretty soon you're going to lose a great opportunity >>