CPAC

PrimeTime Politics Weekend

Loading video...

PrimeTime Politics Weekend - April 27, 2007


Host Martin Stringer reviews the week’s headlines, including the alleged abuse of Afghan detainees transferred from Canadian Forces to Afghan authorities. Martin discusses these allegations with a panel of MPs featuring Rod Bruinooge (Conservative), Mark Holland (Liberal), Nicole Demers (Bloc Québécois), and Denise Savoie (NDP).

Journalists Susan Lunn and Bill Curry join Martin in the studio to speak about the week’s Canadian political developments, focusing on the treatment of Afghan detainees and an environmental action plan released by the Conservative government.


more less

About Martin Stringer

About 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.

more less

Related Videos

Headline Politics

December 14, 2016

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair and NDP MPs Murry Rankin and Ruth Ellen Brosseau speak with reporters following their party’s last caucus...

PrimeTime Politics

December 14, 2016

Immigration Minister John McCallum joins Peter Van Dusen. A panel of MPs discuss issues relating to the Finance portfolio: Guy Caron...

Revue Politique

December 14, 2016

Canada’s private refugee sponsorship model has drawn interest. A three-day conference in Ottawa has attracted representatives from...

PrimeTime Politics

December 13, 2016

Peter Van Dusen discusses marijuana policy with MPs Bill Blair (Liberal), Colin Carrie (Conservative), and Murray Rankin (NDP), along with...