The Canadian Press

1993-06-25 | Campbell-Prime-Minister

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Kim Campbell was sworn in as Canada's 19th prime minister. Campbell took the oath of office just after 11 am Eastern Time. (Her new cabinet, 24 ministers in all, had 10 fewer than Brian Mulroney's. The new look extended across the civil service as well -- under a plan to cut the government by nine departments to 23 from 32.)

Date: 1993-06-25
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I came candles do solemnly and sincerely promise and swear that I will truly and faithfully to the best of my skill and knowledge execute the powers and trusts reposed in me as prime minister so help me god >>

Clip ID: 19930625CPCN001