October 10, 2017

PrimeTime Politics

October 10, 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at Fortune magazine’s Most Powerful Women Summit in Washington.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks to reporters in Alma, Que., where he is campaigning with Lac-Saint-Jean by-election candidate Gisèle Dallaire. Guy Caron, the NDP’s parliamentary leader, and Karine Trudel, the NDP MP for Jonquière, Que., are also in attendance.

Members of the National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network outline their concerns with the federal government’s agreement in principle to compensate Indigenous Canadians removed from their homes during the “Sixties Scoop.”


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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.