The Canadian Press

1999-01-28 | Devco-Mines-Reax

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On Jan. 28, the federal government announced it would end three decades of coal mine ownership in Cape Breton and offered a 111-million dollar relief package for the 17-hundred workers at Devco. Miner Jim Noble stormed out of a meeting with Natural Resources Minister Ralph Goodale and Devco chair Joe Shannon. Noble said the money being offered for severance and retraining was a joke.

Date: 1999-01-28
Placeline: Sydney, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 10 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I got nineteen years in the Congress I work damn hard I'm proud of what I game now I have to go out and beg to Spartan feed my family >>

Clip ID: 19990128CPCN003