Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Canada Changes Government
Harper to Become Prime Minister; Martin Concedes
Stephen Harper is the new Prime Minister of Canada. Liberal Prime Minister Paul Martin called Harper last night to concede and has announced he will step down as leader of the Liberal Party.
As reported at Telegraph.UK:
"Tonight, friends, our great country has voted for change," said Mr Harper. "Canadians have asked our party to take the lead in delivering that change.