Williams' greatest hits

Williams' greatest hits

Joe Gibbons/The Telegram

A look back at some of the more memorable moments of Danny Williams' tenure as premier.

Premier Danny Williams packs mementoes in his office earlier this week. Williams officially steps down as premier today.

'My heart, my health, my choice'

February 23, 2010 - 5 h 30

Premier Danny Williams says he feels better every day as he recovers from heart surgery performed in Florida earlier this month.

In a telephone interview with The Telegram Monday evening,...

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Huffin' and puffin

September 11, 2008 - 5 h 30

It's not every day a man-sized puffin carrying an ABC sign walks into a luncheon hosted by the St. John's Board of Trade.

Buddy, the former mascot of the St. John's Maple Leafs walked in...

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ABC helps sink Conservatives in province

October 14, 2008 - 5 h 30

There were cheers from supporters at Fabian Manning's headquarters as the Conservative incumbent burst out into an early lead when the polls closed in tonight's federal election.
As the polls...

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Errors hit home in 2007: Williams

October 28, 2008 - 5 h 30

Premier Danny Williams told the Cameron Inquiry this morning that he heard about the hormone testing errors just prior to when the story broke in the media in October 2005.
"It would have been...

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Williams tops public opinion poll

December 17, 2009 - 5 h 30

Premier Danny Williams has received a 78 per cent approval rating in the latest Angus Reid public opinion poll, giving him the distinction of being "the highest ranked provincial head of government"...

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Harper is the dictator, not me: Williams

September 05, 2008 - 5 h 30

Premier Danny Williams is dismissing comments by outgoing federal cabinet Minister Loyola Hearn, who said Thursday that the province is a dictatorship and described Williams's cabinet as "having the...

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Battle is over, says Williams

October 15, 2008 - 5 h 30

Premier Danny Wiliams says the battle between his government and Prime Minister Stephen Harper is over.
Speaking the day after a federal election that saw Harper's Conservative party returned...

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Premier has had better jobs

October 31, 2009 - 5 h 30

While Danny Williams is proud of his many achievements as premier, not everything about the job appeals to him.

In a frank discussion about his political career - at the halfway point of...

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Hello Hebron

August 21, 2008 - 5 h 30

There wasn't a sad face in the room as Premier Danny Williams outlined the final, multibillion-dollar Hebron deal signed Wednesday.

Just a few tired expressions on the faces of Hebron negotiators...

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