September 18, 2017

PrimeTime Politics

September 18, 2017

Martin Stringer welcomes Finance Minister Bill Morneau to discuss his proposed corporate tax changes, with reaction from a panel of MPs: Gord Johns (NDP), Paul Lefebvre (Liberal), and Pierre Poilievre (Conservative).

Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer and NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair preview the fall sitting of Parliament.

Journalists Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse), John Ivison (National Post), and Althia Raj (HuffPost Canada) analyze political developments.

Also:

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and British counterpart Theresa May hold a joint news conference after meeting on Parliament Hill.

MPs pay tribute to the late Arnold Chan in the House of Commons.

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.