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P.E.I. Elections: Protesting Callbeck's cuts

If the province of P.E.I. had a campaign slogan it would be of the "go big or go home" genre. From Liberal landslides to Tory sweeps, P.E.I. elections have been showy and dramatic changings of the guard. But despite the spectacular overthrows, campaigns have been conducted as a sport of etiquette. CBC has covered the continuing electoral spectacle as Islanders waffled between the Liberal and Tory tides, confronted issues of party patronage, and elected the first woman and non-European premiers in Canada.

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Public servants protest Premier Callbeck's pay cuts.
Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: May 11, 1994
Host: Alannah Campbell, Bob Oxley
Reporter: Sally Pitt
Duration: 2:09

Last updated: September 13, 2013

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