August 15, 2017

PrimeTime Politics

August 15, 2017

The annual meeting of federal, provincial and territorial energy and resource ministers concluded two days of meetings today in St. Andrews, New Brunswick. At a closing press conference, Jim Carr the federal minister of Natural Resources and Rick Doucet, his provincial counterpart in New Brunswick and host of this year’s meeting, were asked a number of questions on pipelines, climate change and clean energy initiatives.
U.S. President Donald Trump discussed this past weekend’s events in Charlottesville and new infrastructure spending at a news conference in New York.


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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.