December 7, 2007

PrimeTime Politics Weekend

December 7, 2007

Host Martin Stringer reviews the week’s headlines.

Martin sits down with federal Liberal Party leader Stéphane Dion to discuss key developments on the Hill, including the possibility of a federal election in 2008.

MPs Mike Wallace (Conservative), Derek Lee (Liberal), and Paul Dewar (NDP) join Martin in the studio to comment on pressing political issues, including pending testimony by German businessman Karlheinz Schreiber before the House of Commons ethics committee.

Martin analyzes the week’s major news stories with journalists Susan Lunn and Don Martin.


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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.