The Canadian Press

2001-02-20 | Chretien-RCMP

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The prime minister said on February 20th a decision by the RCMP not to investigate him over a controversial loan should end the questions about his role. And he suggested Tory leader Joe Clark was on a witch hunt for not accepting the verdict of the Mounties and the federal ethics counsellor. (McCarthy was the American senator who led a witch hunt against communists in the 1950s.)

Date: 2001-02-20
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 5 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << he started as jul and now he grabs Joe McCarthy >>

Clip ID: 20010220CPCN001