December 4, 2016

PrimeTime Politics This Week

December 4, 2016

Peter Van Dusen discusses new data on sexual assault in the military with Rear-Adm. Jennifer Bennett, the Canadian Forces lead on responding to misconduct.

MPs Pam Goldsmith-Jones (Liberal), Peter Kent (Conservative) and Murray Rankin (NDP) speak about the Prime Minister’s reaction to Fidel Castro’s death.

Auditor General Michael Ferguson meets with the media following the release of his fall report.

CPAC’s Martin Stringer speaks with MPs Murray Rankin (NDP), Mark Strahl (Conservative) and Jonathan Wilkinson (Liberal) about the government’s pipeline announcement.

Peter Van Dusen speaks with members of the Special Committee on Electoral Reform, Alexandre Boulerice (NDP), Elizabeth May (Green), Scott Reid (Conservative), and chair Francis Scarpaleggia (Liberal).


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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.