The Canadian Press

2011-08-27 | Layton Funeral

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Former NDP leader Jack Layton was remembered in a state funeral August 27th in Toronto. During the ceremony, his daughter Sarah was applauded as she spoke of her father's political and personal accomplishments. (About 25-hundred people filled Toronto's Roy Thomson Hall for the funeral, and thousands more watched and listened from outside and in remote locations in the city's downtown.)

Date: 2011-08-27
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 26 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you've been a city councillor the deputy mayor of Toronto the honourable member for Toronto Danforth the leader of Her Majesty's loyal opposition but most of all I will remember you was Grandpa Jack >>