The Canadian Press

1998-03-02 | Johnson Quits

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After more than four years as leader of the Quebec Liberal party, Daniel Johnson said he was stepping down Mar. 2. Johnson made it clear the future of Quebec rested in the balance in the next election and that the Liberal party must defeat the separatist Parti Quebecois. Johnson said the separatists were ruining life in his province.

Date: 1998-03-02
Placeline: QUEBEC CITY, Quebec.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I would like to say to them that the price of these political quarrels is enormous and you cannot make growth so sluggish for so long that it has resulted in an ever-increasing tax burden matched by an ever-decreasing quality in our Public Services >>