The Canadian Press

1982-10-12 | Tories-Byelection-Wins

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The Conservatives won two of three federal by-elections and one of them was a surprise upset. Canadian Press reporter Peter Ray had this report.

Date: 1982-10-12
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 42 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the victory of Tory Jennifer chassidim of southeastern Ontario riding of Leeds Grenville came as no surprise but she took more votes than any of the other four candidates combined the big surprise came in the northeastern Ontario riding of Timiskaming whether Tories bounced back from a poor third place showing in the nineteen eighty election John McDougal wiped out both the liberal candidate who came in second I'm a new Democrat who had hoped to win back the seat that he held for twenty three years before losing it in nineteen eighty Aratta riding of Broadview Greenwood went to new Democrat Lynn McDonald will be dealt independent Peter Whittington Peter right on Parliament Hill >>

Clip ID: 19821012CNCP01