The Canadian Press

1998-04-01 | Liberal Letter

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Playing dirty tricks got Vancouver Island MLA Paul Reitsma (RYTS'-mah) kicked out of the BC Liberal caucus in April. Liberal Leader Gordon Campbell suspended the Parksville-Qualicum MLA after he admitted penning a phoney letter to a weekly newspaper in his riding, and signing a false name.

Date: 1998-04-01
Placeline: VICTORIA, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << he had told me that he had written a letter for a friend the fact of the matter is that he seems to me that he wrote a letter for an imaginary person he tried to enslave the people in his constituency that was wrong I think that it's clear that he misled those people and it's just not in keeping with the standards that I said for the members of my caucus >>