The Canadian Press

2000-06-30 | Senate Referendum

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Liberal Senator Anne Cools voted against the federal government's referendum bill before it passed in the Upper Chamber. The Clarity Act called for MPs to decide what is a clear referendum question, and what represents a clear majority in any sovereignty vote. Cools called it "a bad bill" but federal Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Stephane Dion said it would help reduce the chances of Canada splitting apart.

Date: 2000-06-30
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << and they know that particular question they will lose so we are decreasing the danger that the throat with no would come and if there isn't a good friend and we are in best reason to never to keep the country United >>