The Canadian Press

2000-03-21 | Chretien-Martin-Leadership

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Finance Minister Paul Martin said he would support Prime Minister Jean Chretien -- as long as there was no contest for the federal Liberal leadership. Martin's supporters had been waging a backroom campaign to force Chretien into retirement before the next election, which was widely anticipated for the next spring.

Date: 2000-03-21
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << as there there's no doubt that there were, and there are people who, would support a my candidacy if and when a leadership race, arose there is no leadership race >>

Clip ID: 20000321CPCN001