August 10, 2017

PrimeTime Politics

August 10, 2017

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall makes a surprise announcement on FaceBook this morning saying that he is, after ten years on the job, resigning from his position.
Shortly afterwards in Regina, Brad Wall met with members of the press to take questions about his decision to retire from the office of Premier of Saskatchewan.
In Vancouver, the newly elected John Horgan government announces that it has hired Thomas Berger to launch a legal challenge against Kinder Morgan and its expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline. George Heyman, the province’s Environment Minister and Attorney General David Eby were there to answer questions from the media.

About

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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.