The Canadian Press

1996-09-19 | CBC-cuts

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The axe swung again at the CBC. President Perrin Beatty announced that 127 million dollars more was being cut from the CBC with corresponding layoffs. Beatty said the most noticeable change would be on English-language TV -- the corporation was dumping all U-S programming.

Date: 1996-09-19
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << in the future we will live or we will die on our Canadian programming this most significant change ladies and gentleman we're announcing today is that we're setting our colors firmly on the mast in saying that we are Canada's broadcasters that we exist to tell stories about Canada >>

Clip ID: 19960919CPCN001