The Canadian Press

2001-10-30 | Labrador-Newfoundland

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The House of Commons approved a constitutional amendment on October 30th, changing the name of the province of Newfoundland. Canadian Press reporter Mark Brennae had this report.

Date: 2001-10-30
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 32 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << from now on the province will be officially known as Newfoundland and Labrador industry minister Brian Tobin says the name change reflects the importance of Labrador within his home province and liberal Lawrence o'brien the MP for Labrador agrees one of these goals as van to drive home the point that Labrador has unique needs and challenges Tobin says this is about respect for Labrador and its inhabitants Labradors legislatures been looking for that respect for that name change for some time and ask for the change back in nineteen ninety nine mark Raney broadcast news Parliament Hill >>

Clip ID: 20011030CNCP01