December 16, 2011

PrimeTime Politics Weekend

December 16, 2011

This week, join Martin Stringer and his journalists guests: Bill Curry, reporter for The Globe & Mail, Louise Elliott, Parliamentary Reporter for CBC Radio, and John Geddes, Ottawa Bureau Chief for Maclean’s magazine.

They’ll take a special, year-end look at the fall session of the 41st Parliament of Canada.

What was achieved in this first full session of the Harper majority government ?
What were some of the hi-lights? Some of the disappointments?
Which political figures inspired? Who performed poorly?
What were the big issues or events that made the news, and which important issues were missed?
And what are some of the pieces of unfinished business to look for when Parliament returns at the end of January?

Join our panel for their thoughts and insights!


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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.