March 20, 2009

Host Martin Stringer reviews the week’s headlines.

In Sarnia, in south-western Ontario, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces a federal funding to upgrade the Blue Water Bridge, a major crossing point into the United States. Later, Mr. Harper responds to questions from reporters.

In Winnipeg, Liberal Party leader Michael Ignatieff addresses the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce.


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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.