This Sunday on “The Week with Mark Sutcliffe,” call Mark with your thoughts on Canada’s major political stories from this week. Topics include Canada’s changing demographics, the debate surrounding Omar Khadr’s return to Canada, and the federal government’s ongoing consideration of random breathalyser tests on Canadian roads.
Also this Sunday, Tim Powers, vice-president of Summa Communications and a Conservative strategist, joins Mark to discuss the recent controversy over former Tory MP Rahim Jaffer’s fine after pleading guilty to a charge of careless driving.
Mark speaks with Robert Solomon, the legal director of MADD Canada, about the handling of reckless- and impaired-driving charges within Canada’s legal system.
A broadcaster, writer and entrepreneur, Mark joined CPAC in the Fall of 2009 to host The Week – a Sunday morning, national phone-in on the week in politics. He also hosts The Chat Room weekday mornings on 580 CFRA in Ottawa, writes two weekly columns in the Ottawa Citizen and is the CEO of Great River Media. A marathon runner and volunteer, Mark is also the founder of iRun magazine and the author of Why I Run and was formerly Executive Editor of the Citizen.