November 28, 2012

PrimeTime Politics

November 28, 2012

Peter Van Dusen discusses Canada’s position on Palestinian membership at the United Nations with MPs Paul Dewar (NDP), Dominic LeBlanc (Liberal), and Deepak Obhrai (Conservative).

Marc Garneau discusses his entry into the Liberal leadership race.

Martin Stringer talks to Liberal MP Irwin Cotler (Mount Royal, Que.) about the censure by an industry group against a polling firm accused of misleading phone calls in his Montreal riding.


Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Mexican President-elect Enrique Peña Nieto speak on Parliament Hill.

Immigration Minister Jason Kenney appears at the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration to discuss supplementary estimates.


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Peter Van Dusen

A distinctive and popular personality with more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience, Peter is a well-known journalist in Canada’s political arena. He joined CPAC in 2001 to host CPAC’s flagship show, PrimeTime Politics, and as Executive Producer of the channel has guided the evolution of programming to strengthen the viewer experience. Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent 11 years with CBC Television in Ottawa as the evening anchor for local news.

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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.