The Canadian Press

2015-05-07 | NS NDP Alberta

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The interim leader of Nova Scotia's New Democrats has some advice for Alberta's incoming NDP premier. Maureen MacDonald served as health minister in Nova Scotia's first NDP government. She says premier-elect Rachel Notley should not forget the traditional NDP supporters who stood behind the Alberta party long before it won a stunning election victory earlier this week. (When the Nova Scotia New Democrats lost power in 2013, party insiders accused them of abandoning traditional NDP voters, suggesting the party had become too centrist for those hoping for a more progressive government.)

Date: 2015-05-07
Placeline: HALIFAX.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think the most important thing is that you remember how you got there and who put you there when there are tough decisions to be made you need to be able to explain those two people so that they do understand why you're making the decisions that you're making >>