The Canadian Press

2003-05-09 | Newfoundland-Canada

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Newfoundland announced it wanted renegotiation of its terms of union with Canada because of Ottawa's decision to close the cod fishery. The Chretien Liberals dismissed Newfoundland's request to negotiate a shared jurisdiction over the fishery. Speaking May 9th in Calgary, Prime Minister Jean Chretien said he wasn't interested in throwing open the Constitution.

Date: 2003-05-09
Placeline: Calgary, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I'm not to start a new round of constitutional debate, you know, how many thing and I less than nine months now and felt that good luck if they want to talk about it I'm very happy that I did not discuss not very much in the last ten years >>

Clip ID: 20030509CPCN001