The Canadian Press

2001-01-29 | Commons-Speaker

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Liberal MP Peter Milliken was elected Speaker of the House of Commons on January 29th. In accepting the job, Milliken struck a note of levity. (The Kingston, Ontario, MP was deputy speaker in the last Parliament.)

Date: 2001-01-29
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 27 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I beg to return my humble acknowledgments the house for the great honor you have been pleased to confer upon me in choosing me to be your speaker with those historic words I want to express because they've been uses all >>

Clip ID: 20010129CPCN001