The Canadian Press

2000-02-01 | Alberta Barrett Resigns

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Alberta NDP leader Pam Barrett announced on Feb. 1 that she was quitting politics. Barrett said she nearly died a week earlier in the dentist's chair. She was forced to leave politics twice before -- once for stress, and once after being diagnosed with Hodgkins disease.

Date: 2000-02-01
Placeline: EDMONTON, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I believe I nearly died from a severe reaction to the anesthetic I was rushed to hospital but boy what this does to spiritually is Indescribable this is not a decision I wanted to make it was made for me >>