The Canadian Press

2001-02-23 | Bouchard-Farewell

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Nearly an hour's worth of accolades and a minute-long standing ovation greeted Quebec Premier Lucien Bouchard during his farewell in the legislature on February 22nd. Opposition Liberal leader Jean Charest said Bouchard had exceptional talents, and he applied them to what he believed was the right cause for Quebec. (Bouchard announced in January he would be stepping down as premier.)

Date: 2001-02-23
Placeline: Quebec City, QC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << so, though I disagreed with him profoundly I found that he was, an exceptional adversary so, I think he'll be missed in, and Quebec politics and in Canadian politics >>

Clip ID: 20010223CPCN001