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Brian Mulroney: "Why are we losers?"

In 1984, Brian Mulroney led the federal Conservatives to the biggest election victory in Canadian history. Almost a decade later, the man described as having "Robert Redford eyes and Paul Newman hair," would leave the Prime Minister's Office as the most unpopular prime minister in Canada's recent memory. Mulroney's bold leadership on controversial issues such as free trade, GST and Meech Lake would drastically alter the political landscape of this country.

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Brian Mulroney's policy speech energizes delegates at the Conservative leadership convention.
Program: Sunday Morning
Broadcast Date: June 12, 1983
Guest(s): Brian Mulroney
Duration: 1:28

Last updated: January 11, 2013

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