The Canadian Press

2009-08-27 | Mba Doer Resigns

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Manitoba Premier Gary Doer stepped down after 10 years on the job. Looking upbeat and relaxed, 62-year-old Doer made the announcement August 27th at the provincial legislature with his wife Ginny at his side. Doer said it was always his plan to step down after a decade in office. (The next day he was appointed Canada's ambassador to the United States.)

Date: 2009-08-27
Placeline: WINNIPEG, Manitoba.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << when Sam Nunn the senator from Georgia step down after two terms he said I wanted to make sure I stepped down before the Grim Reaper or the Grim voter gets me first you know. Everybody's had that privilege I watch a very good people have a press conference like this at the end of an election night >>