March 2, 2007

Host Martin Stringer reviews the week’s headlines.

Martin sits down with a panel of MPs to discuss recent opinion poll results that situate the Conservative Party ahead of the Liberals. The panellists are Rod Bruinooge (Conservative), Todd Russell (Liberal), and Jean Crowder (NDP).

Environmentalist David Suzuki joins Martin in the studio to speak about the Canadian government’s handling of environmental issues and the possible introduction of a carbon tax into the Liberal environment plan.

Martin sits down with journalists Bill Curry and Stephen Maher to analyze the week’s political developments, including recent opinion polls gauging party popularity.

About

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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.