Martin Stringer is joined by a panel of MPs and by his journalist guests Bob Fife (the Globe & Mail) and Kristy Kirkup (the Canadian Press) Among this week’s topics: Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s Economic Update, as well as the continuing controversy concerning his assets. Also, the $1.5 B Chinese takeover of a Canada’s largest construction company, and the 2016 census and Canada’s indigenous peoples.
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.