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Joe Clark wins Canadian election

Title
Joe Clark wins Canadian election
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:04:31
Description
Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau announces that he will hand government over to Conservative leader Joe Clark following the 1979 election defeat. Clark tells his supporters that together with their help they can rebuild the economy. Reporter Bill Marshall discusses Trudeau’s defeat from Toronto. British female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Pierre Trudeau; Joe Clark; Bill Marshall
Keywords
Elections; Politics; Government; Canada; Pierre Trudeau; Quebec; Joe Clark

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