Andrew Scheer, leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, sits down in front of a live audience for an interview with Maclean’s senior writer Paul Wells at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. Their hour-long discussion on March 20 touches on Scheer’s path from the Speaker’s chair to the Opposition leader’s office, the 2019 election, and his thoughts on topics ranging from free speech to pipelines to taxes.

Watch Andrew Scheer In Conversation with Paul Wells:

Also check out Jagmeet Singh In Conversation with Paul Wells from February — a 60-minute question-and-answer session with the federal NDP leader.