The Canadian Press

1993-06-25 | Campbell Prime Minister

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Kim Campbell was sworn in as Canada's 19th prime minister. Campbell took the oath of office just after 11 am Eastern Time. (Her new cabinet, 24 ministers in all, had 10 fewer than Brian Mulroney's. The new look extended across the civil service as well -- under a plan to cut the government by nine departments to 23 from 32.)

Date: 1993-06-25
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I Kim Campbell do solemnly and sincerely promise and swear that I will truly and Faithfully to the best of my skill and knowledge execute the powers and Trust reposed in Me is prime minister so help me God >>