The Canadian Press

2016-03-22 | Obit-Rob-Ford

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Former Toronto mayor Rob Ford died at age 46 after losing an 18-month battle with cancer. Canadian Press reporter Chris Mayberry looked back at the scandal-plagued career of one of the country's most polarizing politicians.

Date: 2016-03-22
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 60 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << very few people were on the fence when it came to rob Ford his supporters loved them as critics of boredom a former Toronto councillor and mayor had a colorful scandal packed career in public office that included slurs against minorities and loot the public in U. endo about his marital sex life and then this I do not use crack cocaine nor am I an addict of crack cocaine months later the confession yes I have smoked crack cocaine but dole do what I might add it know that led to rehab in a full apology a year after his denial shameful there is then came the cancer bomb shell the disease he appeared to have in hand until news surface that it had returned and spread rob for dead at forty six and survived by his wife two children his mother and three siblings Chris Mayberry the Canadian press Toronto >>

Clip ID: 20160322CNCP02