The Canadian Press

2001-02-05 | Newfoundland-New-Premier

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Roger Grimes, a 50-year-old former math teacher, union leader, hockey player and health minister became Newfoundland's new premier in February. Grimes stayed true to his low key form when commenting on his 14 vote victory over former fisheries minister John Efford at the Liberal Party leadership convention on February 3rd. (The final tally on the vote was 624 for Efford, 638 for Grimes.)

Date: 2001-02-05
Placeline: Mount Pearl, NL, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it'll take a couple days just Nora euphoria or excitement is point time it's a job that, I knew was a big one that has to do it, we remind ourselves when we go knock on doors in the general election a week or two a month later you might be complaining about someone but the fact of the matter is we don't ask for a job is I ask for this job but look forward to doing it >>

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