The Canadian Press

2015-01-30 | Premiers Meeting

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Canada's premiers talked falling oil prices and the economy at their meeting today, but the absence of Prime Minister Stephen Harper grabbed most of the attention.

Date: 2015-01-30
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 36 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne extended an invitation for the prime minister to officially attend today's meeting something Stephen Harper has not done since coming to office it was left Pei Premier Robert ghiz to pick up the theme saying there's an absence of federal leadership on key files he says other Prime Ministers from mulrooney to Martin engage the premiers down and work with the problem gives says he respects the fact that Harper says he meets one-on-one with a premiers but a better approach would be to get everyone working together at the same time refers to the Canadian press Ottawa >>