January 28, 2018

PrimeTime Politics This Week

January 28, 2018

Thursday January 25:

More on today’s resignations for alleged sexual misconduct: Patrick Brown from the Ontario Progressive Conservative leadership and Kent Hehr from the federal cabinet.

Friday January 26:

Ontario MPP Vic Fedeli speaks in Toronto about his interim leadership of the Ontario Progressive Conservative party, following Patrick Brown’s resignation due to sexual misconduct allegations.

Federal ministers, provincial ministers, and indigenous leaders speak to reporters in Ottawa after meeting on the state of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis child and family services.


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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.