The Canadian Press

1991-09-25 | Waters

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Senator Stan Waters, the man who won Canada's first Senate election, died of brain cancer at the age of 71 on September 25, 1991. In August of '91, he called on the Prime Minister to get moving on the issue of Senate reform.

Date: 1991-09-25
Placeline: Calgary, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I've I don't think the opportunities ever going to be greater for elected Senate that's going to be in the next year if we can't pull it off resume and it's going to be a very serious setback for Canada we still believe that, the Tripoli some of the right way to go we believe you might do that in steps, yeah to the elected and then do the equal but if you don't make progress pretty soon you're gonna lose a great opportunity >>

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