The Canadian Press

2016-05-27 | Conservative Convention

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A post-mortem on last year's election loss at the Conservative convention in Vancouver turned emotional as a Muslim member of the party found herself debating members of the crowd. Urz Heer said the Conservative campaign was a disaster and said it unfairly targeted her community. Party executive Dustin Van Vugt suggested part of the problem was the party relied on the same approach it used successfully in previous campaigns. (Heer, a Toronto-area Conservative, pointed to the party's support for a ban on wearing face veils during citizenship ceremonies and a proposal for a tip line on quote "barbaric cultural practices" as two examples of who the Muslim community was unfairly singled out.)

Date: 2016-05-27
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we just got doing things because we've done them before was it the right reason was that the reason we won I don't know cuz we didn't actually figure it out and so that's kind of the point of this process is figuring out what does work and what does work I can say a lot of the campaign was what we do last time after we did >>