The Canadian Press

2000-01-18 | Sask NHL Bailout

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Cash-strapped Saskatchewan farmers were furious with news the federal government was willing to help bail out NHL teams after it brushed aside a Saskatchewan request for one-billion dollars to aid grain farmers. Saskatchewan Rally Group president Ray Bashutsky said he couldn't believe it.

Date: 2000-01-18
Placeline: REGINA, Saskatchewan.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I'm in one of my boys Alexei okay and I'm hoping that he becomes an NHL player somewhere along the way and that way you could subsidize the farm but until that point I don't know what we're going to do let's put it that way like they just seem to have forgot completely about Saskatchewan and the farmers out here >>