The Canadian Press

2000-04-28 | Election-Fraud

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Former BC Premier Glen Clark denied he placed any pressure on his finance minister to fudge figures in the 1996 budget. Clark testified at an election fraud hearing that the NDP ran in the 1996 election campaign on a balanced budget -- because that's what they thought it was. The citizen's group, HELP BC, alleged fraud against the NDP because after it had won the election, it announced that both the 1995 and '96 budgets were in deficit.

Date: 2000-04-28
Placeline: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we believe that the rebels who intended to be balanced and it was very close to being balanced, people have made this a a political case, and you people have covered all of the political life accusations so once were vindicated by the judge and I hope to run >>

Clip ID: 20000428CPCN001