The Canadian Press

2010-10-18 | Alberta Muni Election

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Calgarians turned out in huge numbers October18th, and in the end elected a 38-year-old business professor as their new mayor. Naheed Nenshi (NAH'-hed NEN'-shee) prevailed in a tight three-way race and became the first Muslim to be elected mayor of a major Canadian city. Nenshi said it was a new era. (Early in the campaign Nenshi was running a distant third, but used Twitter and social networking to build a strong base of support.)

Date: 2010-10-18
Placeline: CALGARY, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << today Calgary is a different place than it was yesterday it's a better place and not because of me because of you >>