The Canadian Press

1993-12-15 | Kim-Campbell

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Kim Campbell announced her resignation as leader of the Progressive Conservative Party after leading it to its worst ever defeat in a federal election and failing to win her own seat. Campbell had briefly been Canada's first female prime minister after being elected party leader six months earlier to replace Brian Mulroney after he announced his resignation. Campbell said it was the right time to go.

Date: 1993-12-15
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << today is a time to move on for me and for our party we must look back in order to understand that we must never stand still the task ahead of us to rebuild and renew is urgent and challenging we cannot lose along with in beginning that process >>

Clip ID: 19931215CPCN001