November 20, 2016

PrimeTime Politics This Week

November 20, 2016

Peter Van Dusen discusses Canada-US Relations and a Trump Presidency with MPs Randy Hoback (Conservative), David Lametti (Liberal), and Tracey Ramsey (NDP).

Liberal MP Randy Boissonnault speaks about his new role as the prime minister’s special advisor on LGBTQ2 issues.

Peter Van Dusen discusses the US election and the future of NAFTA with Canadian Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Perrin Beatty.

More on the electoral reform debate with MPs Nathan Cullen (NDP), Scott Reid (Conservative) and Francis Scarpaleggia (Liberal).

Canada’s Opioid Crisis: CPAC’s Martin Stringer speaks with BC premier Christy Clark and federal health minister Jane Philpott.


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Peter Van Dusen

A distinctive and popular personality with more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience, Peter is a well-known journalist in Canada’s political arena. He joined CPAC in 2001 to host CPAC’s flagship show, PrimeTime Politics, and as Executive Producer of the channel has guided the evolution of programming to strengthen the viewer experience. Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent 11 years with CBC Television in Ottawa as the evening anchor for local news.

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Martin Stringer

Having covered the Canadian political scene for more than 25 years, Martin is as politically astute as he is savvy. He joined CPAC in 1996 and has covered leadership races, political conventions and federal elections, serving as PrimeTime Politics’ Hill correspondent daily and host of the show’s Friday edition. Martin began his career as a reporter for CBC Radio in Quebec City and also worked for seven years as national and international producer for CBC Radio’s flagship show, As It Happens.