The Canadian Press

1998-06-09 | Chretien-Hep-C

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Prime Minister Chretien came under attack for comparing Hepatitis C sufferers to smokers who got lung cancer. He made the original comment in Regina to students on July 8th and repeated and expanded on it in the House of Commons July 9th.

Date: 1998-06-09
Placeline: Regina, SK, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << what about those who have cancer because of tobacco should we compensate them we know it's in here that tobacco is not very healthy not on a deadly making money with tobacco was that the price of a cigarette golden taxes and should we combine that everybody does it cancer because of tobacco I don't know but it's not my money >>

Clip ID: 19980609CPCN002