The Canadian Press

2004-07-30 | Premiers Pharmacare Conference ends

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The country's premiers met for their annual meeting in Niagara-on-the-Lake. They ended their session by calling on Ottawa to pay for a national pharmacare program. Saskatchewan Premier Lorne Calvert said a federal plan for prescription drugs is a historic proposal that has united the provinces. (New Brunswick Premier Bernard Lord said the provinces were presenting Prime Minister Paul Martin with a golden opportunity.)

Date: 2004-07-30
Placeline: NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it's not every day that the preview of Saskatchewan the premier of Alberta on matters of healthcare are 100% in agreement but today we are we have and that alone perhaps should remind us of the history in the uniqueness of what's been accomplished at this Gathering >>