November 23, 2007

PrimeTime Politics Weekend

November 23, 2007

Host Martin Stringer reviews the week’s headlines.

Former prime minister Brian Mulroney and German businessman Karlheinz Schreiber are scheduled to present testimony before the House of Commons ethics committee concerning their past business dealings together. MPs Rick Dykstra (Conservative), Yasmin Ratansi (Liberal), Thierry St-Cyr (Bloc Québécois), and Nathan Cullen (NDP) join Martin in the studio to comment on the Mulroney–Schreiber affair.

Martin sits down with journalists Bruce Campion-Smith and Susan Lunn to discuss the week’s major political news stories.


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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.