The Canadian Press

2002-11-05 | Parl-Committee-Reform

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Paul Martin said his idea to have committee chairs elected by secret ballot is one of many to make Parliament more democratic. (Over 50 Liberals joined with the opposition November 5th to allow for the election of committee chairs by secret ballot.)

Date: 2002-11-05
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I that is very important to stand this when I made the made made the speech of alcohol a couple weeks ago the main thesis that I want to put forth is that in members of parliament have got to have the the scope to vote either their consciences or the wishes of their of their, other constituents as a as they see fit >>

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