The Canadian Press

1999-01-22 | NAC-Yashin

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Ottawa Senators star Alexei Yashin pulled the plug on the remaining 800-thousand dollars of a promised one-million dollar donation to the National Arts Centre. NAC officials say as a side deal to the donation, they were expected to pay Yashin' parents up to 85-thousand dollars a year. Centre officials Jean Therese Riley and Elaine Calder said that was simply not acceptable.

Date: 1999-01-22
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it is the whole business of national institutions having any meaning is is built on on what we share which is built on trust so have we been waking up at four in the morning have we been agonizing over this absolutely yes and hit states of course it's something that that a national institution should not be engaged in >>

Clip ID: 19990122CPCN002