This Sunday, three political observers join Mark Sutcliffe to analyse the week’s political headlines. And as always, he welcomes your calls. On the program this week:
John Ibbitson, Ottawa Bureau Chief for the Globe and Mail
Jennifer Ditchburn, Parliamentary reporter for the Canadian Press
Author and journalist Andrew Cohen, president of the Historica-Dominion Institute
Tune in and call in this Sunday to talk about:
State Secrets : Wikileaks’ revelations do not spare Canada: What kind of damage have the diplomatic disclosures done in this country?
Refugee Regulation: The Liberals say they will not back the government’s human smuggling bill: Is there a better way to target smuggling without hurting legitimate refugees?
Rookie Recruits: The Conservatives and Liberals welcome their successful star candidates to Ottawa: How will Julian Fantino’s by-election victory figure into a widely expected cabinet shuffle?
Prostitution Provisions: The federal government stands firm in its plans to appeal an Ontario court’s decision striking down key prostitution laws: Should the government be engaging in this fight?
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.