Peter Dowding facts for kids
|24th Premier of Western Australia|
25 February 1988 – 12 February 1990
|Preceded by||Brian Burke|
|Succeeded by||Carmen Lawrence|
|Born||6 October 1943
|Political party||Australian Labor Party|
Peter M'Callum Dowding SC (born 6 October 1943) was the 24th Premier of Western Australia from 25 February 1988 to 12 February 1990. He was from the Labor Party. He became Premier when Brian Burke resigned. He had a difficult time as Premier because some people in his government broke the law. He is now a lawyer. He got a Centenary Medal in 2001.
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