At a press conference in Ottawa, Natural Resources Minister Herb Dhaliwal announces his intention to retire from politics and pursue a career in the private sector, December 3, 2003. Mr. Dhaliwal reflects on his political victories and losses and expresses his gratitude to his supporters. Following the announcement, Mr. Dhaliwal takes questions from reporters.
Also on the program, Charles Dalfen, the chair of the CRTC, outlines the 2003 Broadcasting Policy Monitoring Report, Ottawa, Ont., December 2, 2003. The report assesses the state of the Canadian communications industry.