The Canadian Press

1985-06-06 | Levesque-quits-PQ

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Quebec Premier Rene Levesque finally gave in to intense pressure from his party and announced he was resigning as president of the Parti Quebecois. Canadian Press reporter Peter Ray had this report.

Date: 1985-06-06
Placeline: Montreal, QC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 43 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the announcement came just before midnight on the twenty fifth anniversary of the bank's entry into provincial politics in a terse letter to the vice president of the PQ air defense by an independent MLA will resign from the pond to get back what although the bank's decision to shelve independence says the premier's resignation should qualify things we will be able to get out of this the double speak the being, federalist party for federalists and the solving of resolving this link is expected to stay on as premier until a successor is chosen after a ninety day leadership campaign Peter right Montreal >>

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